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UMATILLA COUNTY, OR (KPTV) - Oregon State Police investigated a deadly crash on Interstate 84 in Umatilla County on Monday.

Just after 7:30 p.m., emergency crews responded to a crash on the interstate near milepost 187. OSP said a preliminary investigation revealed a Lincoln MKX was westbound when it went onto the shoulder and struck the back of a parked semi-truck with a trailer.

The driver of the Lincoln, identified as Michael Wilson, 65, of Vancouver, was pronounced dead at the scene. OSP said people inside the semi-truck were not injured.

The Stanfield Police Department, Umatilla County Sheriffs Office, ODOT and Umatilla County Fire District #1 assisted OSP at the crash scene.

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Yup, those will stop you quick.

Share the road doesn't just extend to bicyclist, look out for trucks as well. Lincoln has all sorts of safety equipment, must of been moving along.

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