WALTON, Ore. – Oregon State Police are investigating a single-vehicle crash on Highway 126 near Walton that killed a Mt. Angel man.
It happened Friday around 4:30 p.m. at milepost 33.
Troopers said a white 2013 Dodge van driven by Sharon Lee Miller, 76, was traveling east when it left the highway and hit a tree.
The passenger, Charles Miller, 83, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Sharon Miller was taken to Riverbend Hospital by ambulance with non-life threatening injuries.
The crash closed the highway for about 35 minutes.