Three injured in head-on crash in Newberg

Highway 99 crash (Courtesy TVF&R)

Officials say three people had to be extricated from a head-on crash in Newberg Thursday.

The crash was reported just before 12 p.m. at NE Hauden Road and Highway 99.

Crews spent about 30 minutes extricating all three people from the 2-car crash.

One person was hospitalized at a trauma center at OHSU. The others were transported with non-life threatening injuries to Providence Newberg Hospital.

Highway 99 was closed for about 45 minutes.