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Benton County deputies investigating fatal car crash

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Philomath, OR (KPTV) -

Deputies from the Benton County Sheriff's Office are investigating a crash on Highway 34 that killed one person.

According to investigators, 19-year-old Tyson Lee Schreiber lost control of the 1996 Ford Ranger pickup truck he was driving at about 12:22 a.m. Saturday.

He ended up driving into a ditch and the pickup rolled several times, deputies say.

Schreiber was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital in Corvallis, where he died at about 8 p.m. the next day.

The initial investigation indicates speed and alcohol were factors in the crash, according to investigators.

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