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Motorcyclist dies in crash on Redwood Highway

Police identify 58-year-old Keith Willis as motorcyclist that died in crash along Hwy 199.

Posted: Aug 16, 2019 7:19 AM
Updated: Aug 28, 2019 2:28 PM

On Thursday, August 15, 2019 just after 4:30 P.M. Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a two vehicle crash on Hwy 199 near milepost 38.

Preliminary investigation revealed that a Harley Davidson motorcycle, driven by Keith Willis (58) of Cave Junction, was traveling south on Hwy 199 when it crossed into the northbound lane and collided with a silver Audi operated by Jose Ortiz Adata (25).

Willis was pronounced dead at the scene. Ortiz Adata was transported to the hospital with non life threatening injuries.

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