Two people are dead and two others are injured after a crash along Highway 211 in Colton on Sunday, July 15.
An initial investigation by the Oregon State Police found that Jesus David Jay Tharp, 33, of Colton, was driving a 2005 Mini Cooper and passed through a stop sign at the intersection of Oswalt Road and Highway 211. Tharp's vehicle collided with a motorhome operated by Steven Gary Davis, 67, of Estacada.
Tharp and his passenger, Dylan James Taylor, 28, of Burns, were pronounced dead at the scene. Steven Davis and Jeanette Sue Davis, a passenger in the motorhome, received non-life threatening injuries and were transported to a hospital.