LA GRANDE, Ore. – Oregon State Police is investigating a two-vehicle crash on Interstate 84 Sunday.
Troopers say around 11:32 a.m., a 2014 Subaru four-door station wagon driven by Merrill Hilde, 64, of Pendleton, was travelling westbound on Interstate 84 and drove past several freeway access-closed signs and a barricade sign. Hilde entered the eastbound lane the wrong way and crashed head-on with a 1976 Chevrolet sport utility vehicle driven by Norris Logsdon, 74, of Hermiston.
Both drivers were transported by ambulance to Grande Ronde Hospital in La Grande with non-life threatening injuries.
Hilde was cited for failing to obey traffic control device.