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Salem man killed in Detroit Lake crash

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DETROIT LAKE, OR (KPTV) -

Oregon State Police have identified the man who died after losing control of his pickup and crashing into Detroit Lake. The victim is Michael Joseph Fischer, 35, of Salem.

OSP said Fischer was driving his truck westbound on Highway 22E at about 11:57 p.m. on Saturday when he lost control and traveled off the roadway, down an embankment and into the lake. 

Emergency crews from several Marion County agencies responded and found Fischer in his submerged vehicle. By the time they reached him, Fischer was deceased.

The cause of the crash is currently under investigation.

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