MOHAWK, Ore. – Lane County Sheriff’s deputies have identified the motorcyclist killed in a crash on Marcola Road on Monday.
John Janssens, 60, of Eugene was operating a motorcycle at about 1:30 p.m. when he collided with a 2018 Chevrolet Silverado pickup near Alder Branch Road. Deputies said Janssens died at the scene.
Early reports indicated the motorcyclist swerved into oncoming traffic for an unknown reason.
The driver of the pickup, a 46-year-old man from Lowell, is cooperating with the investigation. He was uninjured.
Traffic was down to one lane following the crash but the road reopened later in the afternoon.