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Oregon State Police respond to three fatal crashes this week in Jefferson, Klamath, and Marion counties

This week, Oregon State Police say they have responded to three fatal crashes which occurred in Jefferson, Klamath and Marion counties.

Posted: Nov 7, 2020 9:43 PM

MEDFORD, Ore--- Tonight, Oregon State Police say that they have responded to three fatal crash this week, in three different counties. Officers say that in Jefferson, Klamath and Marion counties, three people have died with just a short four day span.

On Wednesday, November 4, 2020,  Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a vehicle crash on Highway 97 near milepost 232.

Police say that around 10 p.m. that night a Honda motorcycle was heading northbound when it crashed into a Pontiac G6.

John Fairbanks (56) sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead on the scene. Police say that Roberto Salinas, who was operating the car, sustained minor injuries.

On Thursday, November 6, 2020,  OSP responded to a vehicle crash on Highway 97 near milepost 111. After an investigation, police found that a Honda, being driven by a minor, was driving southbound around 12 a.m. when the vehicle and a Chevy pickup collided into each other.

29 year-old Brandon Kern, Shawna Henkemeyer and the minor were taken to the hospital with serious injuries. However, Alisa Miller who was a passenger in the Honda received fatal injuries from the crash and died on the scene.

And on Saturday, November 7, 2020,  Oregon State Police responded to its third fatal crash of the week on Highway 99 East near milepost 35.

Police say that Roque-Perez(26) was pronounced dead at the scene, after an investigated revealed that he was driving southbound before colliding with a Chevy Silverado.

His passenger Bulmaro Cortes-Salinas (24) of Salem, was transported to the hospital with injuries, while Mendoza-Gallardo, who was driving the Chevy, was also transported to the hospital with injuries.

Oregon Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 387485

Reported Deaths: 5116
CountyCasesDeaths
Multnomah59768836
Washington41571393
Marion39592504
Clackamas32426376
Lane29856354
Jackson24672350
Deschutes23182185
Umatilla15087180
Linn14488178
Douglas13236286
Josephine10057240
Yamhill9665142
Klamath8979145
Polk813698
Benton605137
Malheur591586
Coos5573106
Columbia423855
Jefferson416865
Lincoln357252
Union336854
Crook330156
Wasco314846
Clatsop258335
Baker217531
Tillamook214345
Hood River211337
Morrow197025
Curry190136
Harney119332
Grant108314
Lake104016
Wallowa74713
Sherman1903
Gilliam1844
Wheeler1141
Unassigned00

California Coronavirus Cases

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Cases: 5057759

Reported Deaths: 74098
CountyCasesDeaths
Los Angeles152224027074
San Diego4047084319
Riverside3849455306
San Bernardino3718825944
Orange3329505675
Sacramento1674002423
Kern1565171781
Fresno1558992246
Santa Clara1511691922
Alameda1246581499
San Joaquin1070001833
Ventura1036461188
Contra Costa1032921045
Stanislaus910641413
Tulare856141082
San Francisco56614669
San Mateo56058627
Monterey52340625
Solano47422356
Santa Barbara47035548
Merced44807664
Sonoma42912412
Placer41881468
Imperial38128769
Kings35038358
San Luis Obispo31294358
Madera26005311
Shasta25917440
Butte25295309
Santa Cruz22028222
Yolo21451257
Marin18342248
El Dorado18166161
Sutter14494181
Napa13372104
Yuba1070088
Tehama10230129
Humboldt10043117
Nevada9914103
Mendocino848894
Lassen792355
San Benito775977
Tuolumne767790
Lake6990110
Amador573766
Siskiyou470954
Glenn455136
Calaveras435685
Del Norte371242
Colusa323519
Inyo254345
Plumas19127
Mono18294
Mariposa156718
Trinity98817
Modoc7475
Unassigned2430
Sierra2170
Alpine1060
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