Vehicle has been removed from the crash scene. Highway 101 now back open to normal traffic.
Report of a traffic crash at Devil’s Churn on Highway 101 south of Yachats. Initial reports say no injuries.
Reports now say the vehicle smashed into a rock wall – bounced back into the northbound traffic lane which is now blocked. Driver of the car, said to be a 30’ish white male, medium build, wearing t-shirt and shorts, has left the area.
Reports say the plate on the car comes back to a STOLEN Toyota Corolla. Another report describes the driver being picked up by another white male and driving off in a red pickup.
Law enforcement stopped the red pickup – turns out the driver was just a witness. Said the driver of the crashed car did not leave with him. Law enforcement must now consider the possiblity that the driver might be still in the area.