WOODBURN – On Tuesday, June 28, at approximately 9:39 p.m., Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a two-vehicle crash on Hwy 99E near milepost 33, near Woodburn.
Preliminary investigation revealed a southbound gold Chevrolet Classic, operated by a 17-year-old male of Woodburn, passed another vehicle, lost control, and collided with a northbound Indian motorcycle, operated by 52-year-old, Jamil Nester of Woodburn. The Chevrolet rolled multiple times and came to rest in the southbound ditch.
A 13-year-old male was ejected during the collision. He sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased. He was not wearing a seatbelt. The 17-year-old and Nester were transported to an area hospital with injuries.
Hwy 99E was closed for approximately 7 hours while the scene was investigated.
OSP was assisted by Hubbard Fire Department, Woodburn Police Department, Marion County Sheriff’s Office, Hubbard Police Department, and ODOT.
The investigation into this crash is ongoing.