REEDSPORT, Ore. - A SWAT team found a man wanted for questioning dead after a daylong standoff at a hotel.
Police surrounded a motel Wednesday as officers negotiated with the man.
Police used a key from the front desk to unlock the door and enter the room around 1:30 p.m.
An officer and a dog went in, followed by another officer.
The man fired at least one shot.
The Oregon State Police SWAT team responded to the scene. KVAL News took several calls from viewers reported at least a dozen police vehicles headed south on Interstate 5 on Wednesday afternoon. KVAL News confirmed the police are responding to Reedsport.
When the SWAT entered the room, they found the man dead.
Highway 101/Winchester Avenue was closed from 21st to 22nd around 2:45 p.m. until around 6 p.m. in the vicinity of the Fir Grove Motel, 2178 Winchester Ave.
A nearby school locked down while police handle the situation.
Officers from Oregon State Police, Douglas County Sheriff's Office and Coos Bay Police Department are assisting the Reedsport Police Department at the scene.
KCBY News has a crew at the scene. This story will be updated as information becomes available.