Vancouver resident dies in 3-vehicle crash on Highway 26
About 12:15 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3, Oregon State Police troopers and emergency personnel responded to a three-vehicle crash on Highway 26 near milepost 112.
Preliminary investigation revealed a Nissan Pathfinder, operated by Bonnie McCoy, 71, of Milwaukie, Oregon, was traveling west when it attempted to pass a Dodge Ram towing a travel trailer, operated by Deborah Dunne, 65, of North Plains, and collided with an eastbound Infinity operated by Ryan Gile, 26, of Vancouver, Washington.
McCoy was taken to St. Charles Madras and then to St. Charles Bend via air ambulance.
A passenger in the Pathfinder, Barry Barber, 71, of Milwaukie, Oregon, was flown via air ambulance to St. Charles Bend.
Gile was transported to St. Charles Madras, where he was pronounced dead.
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