Hwy. 20

One killed, eight injured in wreck

Santiam accidentSANTIAM PASS: A traffic crash Sunday afternoon took the life of one man and injured eight others.

OSP press releaseOregon State Police (OSP) is continuing the investigation into a Sunday afternoon fatal traffic crash on Highway 20 just east of the Santiam Summit. One lane of the highway was open at 5 pm. on 5/18, but traffic was delayed.

Hwy. 20 in winterWhenever there’s a chance of stormy weather, ODOT encourages motorists to prepare their vehicles in advance and drive with extra caution.
Before traveling to areas that may have hazardous conditions, make sure your vehicle is ready:

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