Highway 101 (the Coast Highway) in Tillamook, Oregon
The I-5 is the highway that runs from Mexico to Canada.
The Oregon National Guard came to the rescue.
**In the small town of Vernonia, the 125th Special Tactics Squadron and the 141st Support Battalion deployed four zodiac boats and rescued several hundred people.
**The Camp Rilea Training site opened to provide shelter to area residents. There are 1,100 beds available and they have emergency generation systems.
**Truck transport of Red Cross relief supplies, personnel and rescue equipment.
**Provided MRE's to displaced persons and persons without power.
**Provided 2 UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters for air rescue in Washington state.
**Transported veterinarians to rescue livestock.
**Provided drinkable water.
Once again, the Oregon National Guard comes to rescue and protect the people of Oregon. They are amazing and we are so grateful for all that they do for us. Thank you, ONG!!!!