Crash blocks Highway 126 near Mapleton

MAPLETON, Ore. -- A two-car crash closed one lane of Highway 126 near Mapleton Sunday afternoon, Oregon State Police said.

Officials reported there were serious injuries in the crash that happened about three miles east of Mapleton, near the intersection of Hwy 126 and Hwy 36.

Emergency workers closed off one lane of traffic for over an hour. The Oregon Department of Transportation reported some delays while crews worked the scene, but said that the area was clear by 4 p.m.

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