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Driver in critical condition after crash near Enterprise

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ENTERPRISE, OR (KPTV) -

A driver is in critical condition after a crash on Highway 3 north of Enterprise.

It happened at around 4:30 p.m. Monday near milepost 6. Oregon State Police said Luther Arquette, 41, of Enterprise, was driving southbound when he went onto the shoulder, overcorrected across the highway and drove into a ditch.

The car rolled and Arquette was thrown from the vehicle.

Troopers said he was not wearing a seatbelt. It's not yet known why he went onto the shoulder.

Arquette was flown to Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla.

One lane of Highway 3 was closed while investigators were at the scene.

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