Oregon State Police (OSP),are on scene of Thursday afternoon’s two vehicle fatal crash on Highway 101 about three miles north of Cloverdale in Tillamook County. One driver is deceased and a second driver was injured. Names and other details will be released following confirmation of next of kin notification.
Preliminary information indicates today at approximately 3:00 p.m., a pickup was northbound on Highway 101 near Old Condor Bridge Road, at about milepost 84, when it crossed the centerline and collided with a southbound passenger car.
The passenger car’s adult male driver was pronounced deceased at the scene. The pickup’s adult male driver was injured.
A detour around the crash is available.
OSP troopers from the Tillamook work site office are investigating the cause of the crash.
Assisting at the scene are Tillamook County Sheriff’s Office, Nestucca Rural Fire & Rescue, and ODOT. The highway is closed in both directions.