Troopers investigate fatal Hwy 22 crash - KPTV - FOX 12

Troopers investigate fatal Hwy 22 crash

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GATES, OR (KPTV) -

Both lanes are now open on Highway 22E following a single car fatal crash this morning, five miles east of Gates.

The driver of the car, an adult male, died at the scene of the crash at approximately 8:40 a.m. The man was not wearing a seatbelt. An adult female passenger was taken by ambulance to Salem Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. She was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident.

Oregon State Police troopers are continuing their investigation into the crash.

Hwy 22 was reduced to a single lane for three hours this morning during the initial investigation.

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