Man, 25, hit by van while trying to cross I-84

THE DALLES, Ore. - A man who was trying to cross Interstate 84 in The Dalles was seriously injured when he was hit by a van Friday night, police said.

Joren Judah Harwood, 25, of The Dalles, was trying to cross the freeway on foot when he was hit by the van. He was taken by LifeFlight helicopter to OHSU in Portland with serious injuries, police said.

Two adults and three children were inside the van during the crash. None was injured, but the van was heavily damaged, according to police.