MARION COUNTY, Ore. (NWNN) – An investigation is underway after a deadly crash in Marion County.
Deputies said a semi-truck hauling wastewater was west bound on McKay Road when an east bound SUV drifted into the oncoming lane and collided with the semi-truck.
Massive clean up effort underway for large diesel spill at McKay RD crash. Unknown when road will reopen. pic.twitter.com/JSR5oEcxX8
— Marion Co. Sheriff (@MCSOInTheKnow) August 17, 2016
The driver of the semi-truck has been taken by LifeFlight to OHSU with serious injuries. The driver of the SUV was killed on impact.
The Sheriff’s Office will have the road closed for hours while they complete their investigation.
Deadly crash in Marion County
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