Vale Irrigation District employee dies when truck rolls

VALE – An employee of the Vale Oregon Irrigation District was killed Wednesday when a dump truck he was driving along a canal overturned and rolled, according to Malheur County Sheriff Brian Wolfe.

The victim was Jonathan Harrison, 26, of Vale.

Wolfe said Harrison was a part of a crew from the irrigation district hauling material to shore up a canal bank. The accident happened about 10 a.m . . .

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