SEVERE WX : Red Flag Warning View Alerts
STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

Grants Pass High School Student Killed in Skateboard Accident

GRANTS PASS, Ore.- On November 14th at 7:00pm, OSP Troopers responded to a car vs. pedestrian fatal crash at the intersection of Elk Lane and Majestic Drive.

Posted: Nov 15, 2017 10:30 AM
Updated: Nov 15, 2017 3:37 PM

GRANTS PASS, Ore.- On November 14th at 7:00pm, OSP Troopers responded to a car vs. pedestrian fatal crash at the intersection of Elk Lane and Majestic Drive.

The preliminary investigation revealed a fourteen year old juvenile ,on a long board skateboard, was traveling downhill on Majestic Drive when he entered onto Elk Lane. When he entered Elk Lane he was struck by a southbound Mercedes SUV. The juvenile suffered fatal injuries and was declared deceased on scene by medical personnel.

Police say the driver is cooperating with the investigation and is not suspected of any wrong doing.

Elk Lane was closed for approximately two hours while OSP Troopers conducted the investigation. OSP was assisted on scene by AMR and Rural Metro Fire Department.

Article Comments

Medford
Clear
90° wxIcon
Hi: 90° Lo: 54°
Feels Like: 90°
Brookings
Clear
63° wxIcon
Hi: 65° Lo: 53°
Feels Like: 63°
Crater Lake
Few Clouds
87° wxIcon
Hi: 84° Lo: 48°
Feels Like: 87°
Grants Pass
Clear
86° wxIcon
Hi: 87° Lo: 55°
Feels Like: 86°
Klamath Falls
Few Clouds
87° wxIcon
Hi: 87° Lo: 45°
Feels Like: 87°
Critical Fire Weather Conditions
KDRV Radar
KDRV Fire Danger
KDRV Weather Cam

Community Events

Latest Video

Image

Tuesday, July 23 afternoon weather

Image

In the Kitchen: Pastrami Sandwich

Image

Kids learn the value of STEM at Boys & Girls Club

Image

Veterans employment fair

Image

Tuesday, July 23 morning weather

Image

KidSpree shopping spree for low income students

Image

Governor signs Oregon youth sentencing reform bill into law

Image

Monday, July 22nd Evening Weather

Image

Mustangs drop game 1, face elimination on Tuesday

Image

DEA releases database about opioids to the public