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Gresham woman seriously injured in crash


Wreck happened near Ripplebrook southeast of Estacada

by: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO: OREGON STATE POLICE - Roxanne Wilcox, 25, drove her 2001 Infiniti head-on into the end of this concrete bridge on Highway 224  southeast of Estacada early Friday morning. She is in critical condition at Oregon Health & Science University.A Gresham woman is in critical condition at Oregon Health & Science University following a single-vehicle crash this morning, June 13, on Highway 224 southeast of Estacada.

Roxanne Wilcox, 25, was transported by ambulance to Oregon Health & Science University.

The Oregon State Police investigation reveals she was not wearing seat belts when her westbound 2001 Infiniti four-door veered off the right side of the roadway and collided head-on with a concrete bridge railing post. The car's air bags did deploy.

The crash happened at about 5:30 a.m. Friday near Ripplebrook on the Mt. Hood National Forest, about 26 miles southeast of Estacada.

Oregon State Police were assisted at the scene by Estacada Rural Fire District No. 69.