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Van Buren Avenue between Ninth and 10th streets in Corvallis was closed for about an hour Friday night as police officers investigated a two-vehicle accident.

No life-threatening injuries were reported as a result of the incident, police said. 

Police said the incident began as officers were responding to a report of an intoxicated driver in the vicinity of Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center. Officers did not locate the vehicle upon arrival at that location, but about 15 minutes later were summoned to the accident scene at Ninth and Van Buren.

Police found that one of the vehicles in the accident matched the description given earlier. Police said that the driver of that vehicle and a passenger were transported to Good Samaritan with injuries that were not life-threatening.

The occupants of the other vehicle were not injured, police said.

The accident, which was reported at 8:03 p.m., and subsequent investigation forced the closure of the street for about 50 minutes.

Investigation into the incident was continuing Friday night, and other details were not available as of press time.


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