Motorcyclist dies in Highway 224 crash
A motorcyclist is dead after a crash near Estacada this weekend.
At 2:45 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 5, Oregon State Police and emergency personnel responded to a report of a single vehicle crash on Highway 224 near milepost 43. Casey Smith, 51, of Oregon City, was riding his 2017 KTM motorcycle on Highway 224 when he drove into a ditch after losing control of the bike at a left hand curve on the road.
Smith suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.
During the incident, Oregon State Police were assisted by the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office, the Oregon Department of Transportation and medical and rescue personnel.