Sheridan/SW Polk/West Valley Fire Dists.
Emergency Messages as of 8:10 am, Wed. Aug. 5
No information currently posted.
Subscribe to receive FlashAlert messages from Sheridan/SW Polk/West Valley Fire Dists.
Primary email address for a new account:


Manage my existing Subscription

News Release
ATV rolls down embankment (Photo) - 05/20/20

Sheridan, SW Polk and West Valley Fire District personnel were dispatched to an ATV crash around 4:45 PM on May 20, 2020. An ATV was being operated near a 100 foot embankment when the operator and ATV went over the edge. The operator was ejected from the ATV and the ATV rolled several times. The operator was rescued by a ropes rescue team with the cooperative services of McMinnville Fire Department. The operator was transported to Willamette Valley Medical center. 

Our crews want to remind the public the importance of wearing helmets and operating ATV with safe margin for error. 

Attached Media Files: IMG_6378.JPEG , IMG_6374.JPEG
View more news releases from Sheridan/SW Polk/West Valley Fire Dists..