SPRINGFIELD, Ore. (KMTR) -- A close call for an Oregon state trooper on his way to a car crash.
He was on his way to a crash on Interstate 5 Monday night, when he hit standing water on the highway, lost control and smashed into the side of a semi tractor-trailer truck.
It happened north of Springfield. The trooper is okay.
With more rain in the forecast, state police are warning drivers to be careful out on the roads.