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One person dies in morning crash in Springfield

The Springfield police major accident investigation team is working to determine what caused the crash.

Posted: May 6, 2020 8:23 AM
Updated: May 6, 2020 11:55 AM

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. – One person died in a crash at 5th Street and Centennial Boulevard in Springfield on Wednesday morning.

The accident involved two vehicles and happened at 7:35 a.m. Police determined when they arrived at the crash that the driver of one of the vehicles had died. The driver and a passenger in the other vehicle were evaluated by medics for injuries.

The Springield Police Department Major Accident Investigation Team is investigating the crash and is working with the Lane County District Attorney's office. The investigation is ongoing.

Police had the intersection blocked off Wednesday morning while they investigated the crash. Springfield Fire also responded.

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