Crash near Corvallis kills Albany woman

The head-on collision happened Thursday evening.

Posted: Dec. 14, 2018 8:15 AM
Updated: Dec. 14, 2018 10:38 AM

ALBANY, Ore. -- A head-on collision near Corvallis killed an Albany woman Thursday evening.

The crash happened at 5:48 p.m. on Highway 20, four miles east of Corvallis.

Oregon State Police reported that a Chevrolet Cobalt driven by Jane Dunn, 64, of Albany was headed westbound on the highway when it crossed the center line and struck an eastbound Chevrolet Tahoe driven by Kelly Blodgett, 40, of Corvallis.

Dunn was taken to an area hospital where she died.

Blodgett was hospitalized with non-threatening injuries. An adult passenger and four children in the Tahoe were not injured.

Highway 20 was closed for about three hours after the crash.

OSP was assisted by the Albany Fire Department and ODOT.

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