Eugene woman killed in motorcycle crash

The crash happened along Highway 22.

Posted: Jul 12, 2021 10:15 AM

LINN COUNTY, Ore. – A Eugene woman was killed in a motorcycle crash in Linn County Sunday afternoon.

Oregon State Police said troopers and emergency personnel responded at about 2:30 p.m. to the single-vehicle crash on Highway 22 near milepost 70.

Peggy Mitchell, 58, was reportedly heading east on a Harley Davidson trike motorcycle when it left the road and went down an embankment.

OSP said Mitchell sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead.

The Linn County Sheriff’s Office, Linn County Search and Rescue, the Forest Service and Oregon Department of Transportation assisted.

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