Rope Rescue in Portland, OR

Rope Rescue

PORTLAND, Ore. – Fire crews rescued a woman who fell on Powell Butte on Friday afternoon.

Officials said the woman fell down a steep embankment at the nature park while walking with a friend just after 3 p.m.

Firefighters from Portland Fire & Rescue’s specialty rope-rescue crew were called in to assist. They put her on a stretcher with injuries to her hip and her ankle.

She was taken to Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center in Gresham. She is expected to be OK

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  1. bobby.stoye@illinois.gov 

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    From:”FIREFIGHTER RESCUES” Date:Sat, Mar 7, 2015 at 11:31 Subject:[New post] Rope Rescue in Portland, OR

    countyfiretactics posted: ” PORTLAND, Ore. – Fire crews rescued a woman who fell on Powell Butte on Friday afternoon. Officials said the woman fell down a steep embankment at the nature park while walking with a friend just after 3 p.m. Firefighters from Portland Fire &”

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