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Ore. searchers slog through mud for missing woman

Rescue crews are searching in thick mud for a 50-year-old motorist believed to have been caught in a landslide near Interstate 84 near the small community of Dodson, Oregon. (Jan. 14) October 18, 2006 -//IPTC//DTD NITF 3.4//EN Rescue crews are searching in thick mud for a 50-year-old motorist believed to have been caught in a landslide near Interstate 84 near the small community of Dodson, Oregon. (Jan. 14) RESTRICTION SUMMARY: PART MUST CREDIT MULTNOMAH COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE; PART MUST CREDIT CLACKAMAS COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE MULTNOMAH COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE- MUST CREDIT Dodson, Oregon – 14 January 2021 1. Search and rescue crews pull inflatable boat through thick mud GRAPHIC: Crews in Oregon are slogging through thick mud in an effort to find a woman whose car was believed to have been washed away by a mudslide. 2. Search and rescue crew member walks through thick mud CLACKAMAS COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE – MUST CREDIT Dodson, Oregon – 14 January 2021 GRAPHIC: The winter storm in the Northwest is also blamed for a death in Washington state. 3. Search and rescue crews pull inflatable boat through thick mud Rescue crews are searching in thick mud for a 50-year-old motorist believed to have been caught in a landslide near Interstate 84 near the small community of Dodson, Oregon. The landslide was caused by rain from a powerful storm that rolled through the Pacific Northwest on Wednesday. Residents of the small community of Dodson were told to evacuate after the National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning Wednesday morning, KOIN-TV reported. The weather service told residents to call friends in the area to wake them up and tweeted that the situation has been "deemed too dangerous to send in rescue crews." Near Dodson, part of Interstate 84 was closed after the landslide spilled onto the freeway before dawn. The missing person was believed to have been driving a car that was swept away in the debris flow, according to the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office. One person died in Spokane, Washington when a tree fell on a car and trapped her. The storm also nearly blew a tractor-trailer off a bridge in Washington state and left more than 500,000 people in the two states without power. Clients are reminded: (i) to check the terms of their licence agreements for use of content outside news programming and that further advice and assistance can be obtained from the AP Archive on: Tel +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 Email: info@aparchive.com (ii) they should check with the applicable …