WOODBURN, Ore. - A bomb exploded inside a bank late Friday afternoon, killing a police officer who arrived to check on the suspicious object and a bomb technician.
A spokesman for the Oregon State Police, Lt. Gregg Hastings, said a Woodburn police officer died. He did not identify him.
He also said the blast seriously injured the Woodburn police chief.
Authorities set up near West Coast Bank in Woodburn, Ore., where Oregon State Police said a bomb detonated after police arrived to inspect a suspicious device Friday.