Deputies identify motorcyclist killed in crash along Cottage Grove Reservoir

The crash happened at Williams Creek Loop and London Road a little after noon.

Posted: Aug 14, 2019 10:11 AM

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. -- A motorcyclist who died in a crash along the Cottage Grove Reservoir on Monday has been identified.

The Lane County Sheriff's Office said Desmond Keller, 30, of Cottage Grove was headed north on London Road around noon when he lost control and crashed north of Williams Creek Loop.

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Authorities said speed may have been a factor.

Keller was ejected from their bike and collided with a 2004 Honda Accord headed south on London Road. The driver of the Honda was uninjured.

After the crash, the road was closed for several hours as authorities worked to reconstruct the scene.

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