Gales Creek, Traffic, Utilities

One lane closes at Gales Creek Road between Stringtown Rd and Creekwood Pl for downed limb, power lines

Photo: Forest Grove Fire & Rescue

GALES CREEK VALLEY - A rotten tree limb snapped and fell onto Gales Creek Road between Stringtown Road and Creekwood Place, taking out power for at least 15 customers this morning.

Portland General Electric crews have been dispatched to clean up the tree and fix the power lines, with expected delays on Gales Creek Road, which has been reduced to one lane, for about an hour, as of 9 a.m. Tuesday morning.

Update, 9:15 a.m.: City of Forest Grove staff, common sights in . . .

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