High winds cause tree to fall onto a woman’s car as she was driving

High winds buffeted Central Oregon yesterday with strong gusts and rain working over the region. There were reports of falling trees and minor power outages. 1 woman driving on Highway 20 east of Sisters was injured when a tree fell on her car as she was driving. The car was heavily damaged and had to be towed away.


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