Truck Driver Dies in Crash near Bend

BEND, Ore. — Oregon State Police have identified the man who was killed in a truck crash Sunday afternoon along Highway 20E east of Bend.

Police identified him as 80-year-old Edgar Howard Collver, of Otis.

Investigators say Collver was driving westbound on Highway 20E near milepost 21 when he lost control and the truck and first trailer rolled into their top, spilling recycled vehicle parts.

Collver was pronounced dead at the scene.

The second trailer blocked the westbound lane until about 10 p.m.

OSP is still investigating the cause of the crash.

Photos courtesy of Oregon State Police.

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  1. jason marks says:

    80 and a CDL? Yikes

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