Eugene man dies in two-vehicle crash on Highway 58

A passenger is dead after a two-vehicle crash near Oakridge Wednesday night.

Posted: Aug 1, 2019 3:10 PM

OAKRIDGE, Ore. -- A passenger is dead after a two-vehicle crash near Oakridge Wednesday night.

Oregon State Police said Mark Landesman, 76, of Turner was turning eastbound onto Highway 58 from Westfir Road at about 5:30 p.m. when his Ford F350 entered into the path of a Nissan PU, which was headed westbound on the highway.

Jaime Bustamante Gomez, 41, of Eugene was driving the Nissan. His passenger, Santokh Singh, 71, of Eugene, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Everyone else involved in the crash sustained minor injuries.

The Oakridge Fire Department and Oregon Department of Transportation assisted OSP.

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