Two-car collision kills two, injures one on Hwy 99W - KPTV - FOX 12

Two-car collision kills two, injures one on Hwy 99W

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POLK COUNTY, OR (KPTV) -

Two people are dead and one is injured after two cars collided with each other on Highway 99W near Monmouth Thursday night.

Police said they arrived on scene at 5:30 p.m. and discovered Jesus Negrete Ramirez, 47, and Consuelo Aguinaga Martinez, 49, both of MicMinnville, dead inside one of the cars.

The other driver, 49-year-old Kimberly Williams was taken to the hospital for minor injuries, according to officials.

Investigators said the car driven by Ramirez has headed north when it swerved into the path of Williams, who was southbound.

The car driven by Williams hit the car containing Ramirez and Martinez on the passenger side of the vehicle, and both cars came to a stop of the shoulder of the roadway.

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