Oregon man, Washington toddler killed in crash on I-84 - KPTV - FOX 12

Oregon man, Washington toddler killed in crash on I-84

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Photo: Oregon State Police Photo: Oregon State Police
MORROW COUNTY, OR (KPTV) -

Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded a head-on collision on Interstate 84 Thursday evening.

The collision happened near milepost 165 near Boardman.

Preliminary information indicates a 2005 Subaru Impreza was traveling westbound on I-84, when it crossed the median and struck an eastbound 2015 Chrysler 200 head-on.

The driver of the Subaru, Fernando Javier Castaneda, 23, died at the scene.

The driver of the Chrysler, Tami R Graves, 44, was taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Graves’ niece, Emmalee Kitchen, age 3, who was her passenger was also pronounced dead at the scene.

According to police, the eastbound lanes of the freeway were closed for five hours Thursday to investigate the cause of the crash.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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