Mt Angel FD and EMS are responding to a crash on Wilco Hwy just south of Monitor McKee Road. One lane is partially blocked. Watch out for emergency vehicles and traffic congestion.
Press release from MCSO today:
A few minutes after 1:00 pm, on May 3rd, 2020, emergency crews were dispatched to a serious injury motor vehicle crash on Marquam Road NE near Meridian Road NE, east of Mt. Angel. The crash involved a Volvo and a Chevrolet Silverado. The Volvo had two occupants in it at the time of the crash. The passenger was pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver was taken to a local hospital for evaluation. The Chevrolet Silverado was occupied by four people, none of whom sustained serious injuries.
Investigators are working to determine the events leading up to the crash, initial information indicates the driver of the Volvo was going east on Marquam Road and pulled out in front of the Chevrolet Silverado which was traveling northbound on Meridian Road. Investigators have not ruled out driver impairment as a contributing factor to the crash. No determination regarding criminal charges has been made at this time.
Due to this being an active investigation, no further information will be released at this time.
The Sheriff’s Office was assisted by Mt. Angel Police Department, Keizer Police Department, Mt. Angel Fire District, Woodburn Ambulance, Marion County District Attorney’s Office, Marion County Medical Examiner’s Office and Marion County Public Works during this incident.
*** Life Flight has been activated to respond to the scene. The roadway is closed. ***
Mt. Angel FD, EMS and police are responding to a serious rollover crash with two vehicles at Dominic Road and Meridian Road between Mt. Angel and Monitor. Watch out for emergency vehicles and traffic congestion. Use an alternate route.
ODOT Update on Hwy 214 accident south of Mt. Angel:
A multi vehicle crash that has resulted in major injuries has closed OR 214 at Hobart Road just north of Silverton. The road could be closed for several hours for a law enforcement investigation and reconstruction. A local detour has been set up. Expect delays.