Oakridge ma Gary Elliot Jr. dies in fatal Highway 58 car crash – Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Highway 58 car crash death of Oakridge man Gary Elliot Jr. OR – Obituary

Oakridge man Gary Elliot Jr. has been identified as the person pronounced dead in a head-on collision with a semi-truck on Highway 58 west of Oakridge on Tuesday, April 26, 2022

According to an OSP press release, Elliot Jr. was traveling eastward in a Ford F150 pickup truck when he crossed the center line and crashed head-on with a westbound Peterbilt CMV semi-truck towing a trailer driven by a 53-year-old man from Central Point.

Elliot Jr. died as a result of his injuries and was pronounced dead at the site, while the semi-truck driver escaped unharmed.