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Person killed in I-5 N crash in Linn County identified

This happened around 10:40 a.m. Sunday.

Posted: Aug 15, 2021 5:44 PM
Updated: Aug 16, 2021 10:47 AM

LINN COUNTY, Ore.--- One person died in a two vehicle crash on Interstate 5 northbound near milepost 212 on Sunday morning, Oregon State Police said.

The crash happened around 10:40 a.m.

Officials said 29-year-old Albany resident Shiloh Edsitty was going southbound in the northbound lanes in a Volkswagen Jetta when he collided with a semi-truck.

Edsitty sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead.

The semi-truck was operated by 55-year-old Grants Pass resident Phillip Paylor.

Paylor was uninjured.

OSP, Halsey Shedd Fire Department and Oregon Department of Transportation responded to the crash.

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