Car Drives Off Wheatland Ferry Ramp Into Willamette. Police And Fire Departments Investigating. Ferry Closed.

Marion County Sheriff’s Deputies and Fire Departments from Woodburn and Marion County FD, along with EMS and a dive team,  are actively searching the Willamette River at the Wheatland Ferry crossing for a car that drove off the east on ramp into the river shortly after 4pm today.  The occupants of the car have not been located.

The ferry is closed for the incident and the scene is still active. Please avoid the area.