Man dies in I-5 crash near Hwy 58 junction in Lane Co. - KPTV - FOX 12

Man dies in I-5 crash near Hwy 58 junction in Lane Co.

Posted: Updated:
Photo: OSP Photo: OSP
Photo: OSP Photo: OSP

A man died in a crash on Interstate 5 just south of the Highway 58 junction in Lane County on Thursday morning.

Emergency crews responded to northbound Milepost 188 at 10 a.m.

Investigators said a 2001 Saturn sedan was heading north when it collided with a 2015 Dodge pickup. The Saturn lost control and rolled over, coming to rest on the highway.

The driver of the Saturn, a 62-year-old man from Springfield, was pronounced dead at the scene. His name has not been released.

The driver of the pickup, a 69-year-old man from Santa Clara, Utah, was not injured.

The crash caused significant delays for hours, with one lane open during the investigation.

Oregon State Police investigators are seeking the public's assistance and requesting anyone who witnesses the crash to call the Northern Command Center at 503-375-3555.

Copyright 2015 KPTV-KPDX Broadcasting Corporation. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly
FOX 12
Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2018, KPTV-KPDX Broadcasting Corporation, Portland, OR . All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.