Driver dies in single-vehicle crash at Oregon State Fairgrounds

Scene photo courtesy Salem Police Department

SALEM, OR (KPTV) – Police in Salem responded to a deadly crash Tuesday morning near the Oregon State Fairgrounds.

The crash occurred at 17th Street Northeast and Woodrow Street Northeast at 6:50 a.m. Officers said one car was involved in the crash. 

Investigators said the driver left the roadway and hit a tree and a chain link fence. 

Police said they found the male driver, who was the only person inside the car, dead at the scene. He was identified as 31-year-old Jeremy Bogosian of Salem. 

The cause of the crash remains under investigation. 

The area around the crash was closed to traffic as police investigated. The scene was cleared and back open at around noon. 

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