Members of the Oregon State Fire Marshal Regional HazMat Emergency Response Team based in Salem examine the scene of a crash for traces of liquid oxygen on Highway 126 outside Powell ButteThursday, Dec. 7, 2017. The van was carrying over 200 gallons of liquid oxygen when it crashed, and the Regional HazMat team responded to the incident. The highway for closed for several hours but reopened Thursday afternoon. (Joe Kline/Bulletin photo)
A medical supply van crashed on Highway 126 Thursday morning, spilling liquid oxygen onto the roadway.
(Submitted/ Oregon Department of Transportation)
Larry and Maryann Cerullo, pictured in 2011, own a horse ranch in Powell Butte. They spent much of Thursday working to keep their horses from wandering over to a liquid oxygen spill along nearby Highway 126.
(Bulletin file photo)
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