UPDATE: Man Dies in I-5 Crash

EUGENE, Ore. — A man died in a crash on I-5 northbound at milepost 188 in south Eugene, Oregon State Police said.

The northbound lanes were blocked for air ambulance.

The crash occurred around 11:15 a.m. Thursday. Police say an investigation is under way. According to preliminary investigation, a man in a van was driving on I-5 near milepost 188 when for an unknown reason he traveled off the road and rolled. Firefighters extricated him from the van. He was pronounced dead at the scene before the air ambulance could leave with him.

No other information is available at this time.

Traffic photo courtesy of ODOT.


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