Klamath Falls Man Killed In Single-Car Crash

Bruce Edward Brink, 85, was the lone occupant of the vehicle.

Posted: Mar. 17, 2018 2:35 PM
Updated: Mar. 17, 2018 2:36 PM

GOLD HILL, Ore. - A Klamath Falls man died Friday night in a single-vehicle crash south of the city of Rogue River.

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Bruce Edward Brink, 85, was the lone occupant of the vehicle.

On March 16, 2018, at 11:14 p.m., dispatch received a 911 call reporting the crash in the 4000-block of North River Road. Deputies determined Brink was driving east in his maroon 2008 Mitsubishi Eclipse when he lost control on the right shoulder. The vehicle over-corrected, driving across the oncoming lane and striking an embankment before rolling and striking a power pole.

Brink was ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene. Brink's family was notified of his death.

Personnel from Rogue River Fire District #1 and the Rogue River Police Department responded to the scene.

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