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Two fires stopped along Trans-Pacific Highway

COOS COUNTY, Ore. — Firefighters from Coos Forest Protective Association and North Bend Rural Fire District responded to two fires burning along the Trans-Pacific Highway Wednesday. Firefighters were able to stop the first fire at about a quarter of an acre and the second fire at 1 acre. The...
NORTH BEND, OR
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Coast Guard rescues injured woman near Bandon

BANDON, Ore. -- A woman was rescued by the Coast Guard after a fall on the Oregon coast yesterday afternoon, Coast Guard officials said. Coast Guard officials said a North Bend crew received a request for emergency assistance from Coos County Fire Dispatch just after 2 p.m. on July 13. A 62-year-old woman had reportedly fallen off a rock near Face Rock Scenic Viewpoint in Bandon and hurt their leg and back. The Coast Guard said Coos County Fire Department, the Bandon Police Department and emergency medical responders were present administering medical care to the woman, but were unable to evacuate her due to the rough terrain.
BANDON, OR
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U.S. Coast Guard Rescues Injured Woman from South Oregon Coast Beach - Video

(Bandon, Oregon) – U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) and other local south Oregon coast crews rescued an injured woman Wednesday at Bandon, after she fell from a rock at Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint. A USCG helicopter responded and airlifted the 62-year-old to the hospital. (Video stills from USCG - video at end of article text)
BANDON, OR
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Coast Guard medevacs injured woman in Bandon, July 14

ASTORIA, Ore. — The Coast Guard rescued an injured woman Wednesday, July 13, near Face Rock Scenic Viewpoint in Bandon. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Bend received an agency assist request from Coos County Fire Dispatch at 2:06 p.m. of an injured 62-year-old woman who had reportedly fallen off of a rock near Face Rock Scenic Viewpoint and sustained a leg injury reported back pain. Coos County Fire Department, Bandon Police Department and emergency medical service personnel were on scene administering medical care but were unable to safely evacuate the woman due to the challenging terrain. Coast Guard watchstanders directed the launch of an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew from Coast Guard Sector North Bend to assist. The aircrew arrived at 2:44 p.m., landed on the beach and transported the woman to Bay Area Hospital in Coos Bay in stable condition.
BANDON, OR
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Powers man dies in crash on Highway 542

MYRTLE POINT, Ore. – A Powers man died in a single-vehicle crash Saturday afternoon in Coos County. A preliminary investigation indicates that Derek Ellis, 41, of Powers was westbound on Highway 542 when his pickup truck failed to negotiate a curve and went off the road. The Ford F250 went down a 40-foot embankment and Ellis was ejected from the truck. He died at the scene of the crash.
COOS COUNTY, OR
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Sheriff: 65-year-old Bandon man dies in crash

BANDON, Ore. — A crash in Coos County Tuesday resulted on one fatality, the Coos County Sheriff's Office reported. Around 6:30 p.m. on March 22, the Coos County 911 center received a call reporting a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Seven Devils Road and Whiskey Run Lane in Bandon.
BANDON, OR