Fatal Crash on Hwy 97-Deschutes County

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Posted: January 4, 2022

Redmond, Ore. – On Monday, January 3, 2022 at approximately 9:51 PM, Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a two-vehicle fatal crash on Hwy 97 near milepost 113.

 

Preliminary investigation revealed a northbound Dodge Durango, operated by Jared Lewis (39) of Redmond, lost control while passing on icy roads. The Durango spun broadside into the southbound lane where it collided with an International 749 utility truck, operated by Colton Jennings (26) of Bandon.

 

Lewis, as well as his passengers, Kristopher Frisbee (44) of Redmond and Heather Good (40) of Redmond, sustained fatal injuries and were all pronounced deceased. Jennings was not injured.

 

Hwy 97 was closed for approximately 5 hours.

 

OSP was assisted by Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office, Redmond Fire Department and ODOT.

 

(News Release from Oregon State Police
Posted on FlashAlert: January 4th, 2022 9:41 AM)

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