2014-07-18 06:19:00 by Metro Networks, Inc.
(Silverton, OR) -- Marion County authorities say a Portland man died after attempting a BASE jump from a one-thousand-foot tower near Silverton. Sheriff's deputies say it appears something went wrong with Zachary Sommer's parachute as he leaped from the communications tower in a remote area early yesterday morning. The tower is on private property, but the sheriff's office isn't revealing the location.
Jones Road, full road closure between Bennington Lane and NE Butler Market Road. May 18 – August 18, local access only.
Orion Drive closed in two locations for sewer work; at the intersection with Avery Lane and between Desert Woods Drive and King Hezekiah Way. From July 11 to Sept. 6. Detours marked.
Valhalla Sewer Relocation Project, Mt. Washington Drive at Shevlin Park Road intersection and North to Regency Street. Nighttime closures with detours marked during roundabout construction. Daytime closures for construction towards Regency Street. 7 p.m. – 7 a.m., July 11 – November.