Fireman released from intensive care

Matt Miller

A Lincoln County firefighter is on the mend after a car crash last Thursday morning.  

North Lincoln Fire & Rescue firefighter Matt Miller was in intensive care in a Salem hospital with serious head and chest injuries. He was released yesterday expected to make a full recovery.

“We’re all very concerned and our thoughts and prayers are with the family during his recovery," NLFR Captain Jim Kusz said. "Matt is a great firefighter and a good guy. He’s an asset to our community, the staff and crews.”