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One killed in crash on Highway 126

The highway was closed for about two and a half hours. Crews opened it to traffic at about 7:00 p.m.

Posted: May 18, 2019 7:49 PM
Updated: May 19, 2019 1:38 AM

NEAR VENETA, Ore. -- Oregon State Police has confirmed that one person was killed in a crash on Highway 126 Saturday afternoon. 

ODOT reports that the crash happened at around 4:30 p.m. at milepost 50, east of Veneta at Fern Ridge Lake.

The highway was closed for about two and a half hours. Crews opened it to traffic at about 7:00 p.m.

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