1 killed, 1 injured in Highway 26 crash near Gresham
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.
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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