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One driver turning left onto Hillyard Road collided with an oncoming westbound car

COURTESY PHOTO: GRESHAM FIRE - A driver reportedly turned left into the path of oncoming westbound traffic on Highway 26 at Southeast Hillyard Road on Monday morning. The driver of the turning vehicle died at the scene.One man is dead and another person injured after a crash around 6:30 a.m. Monday, Oct. 28, on Highway 26 near Southeast Hillyard Road.

One man was turning left onto Hillyard Road from the eastbound lane of Highway 26 when he crashed into an oncoming westbound vehicle. The man who was turning died at the scene and the other driver was transported to an area hospital with minor injuries.

COURTESY PHOTO: GRESHAM FIRE - Highway 26 was closed due to a fatal crash near Southeast Hillyard Road. Highway 26 westbound near Hillyard Road was closed for several hours while police investigated. Traffic was detoured onto Southeast Orient Drive.

It remains unknown if speed or other factors contributed to the crash.

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