Police report that a pedestrian vs. vehicle crash claimed the life of William Morrison.

Oregon State Police reported that troopers responded to a vehicle versus pedestrian crash on Highway 99E north of Woodburn and south of Hubbard at about 8:27 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 15.

Preliminary investigations indicate that the pedestrian, William Morrison, 59, of Woodburn, was crossing 99E when he was hit by a white GMC Sierra driven by Daniel Sharabin, 20, of Woodburn. Emergency medical personnel also responded, but Morrison suffered fatal injuries. Sharabin was unhurt.

Traffic on 99E was affected for about five hours.

OSP was assisted by the Woodburn and Hubbard police departments and Oregon Department of Transportation. Investigation into the crash is ongoing.

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