Please reference Clackamas County Sheriff's Case # 13-37830
Per the Medical Examiner, we can now release crash-scene photos (linked above) and the name of the driver killed in this morning's crash: Thomas Koch, age 80, of Gresham.
EARLIER (Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013, 11:33 a.m.):
The Clackamas County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal crash that occurred near Amisigger Rd. and Kelso Road in Boring, on the 27000 block of Kelso Road. [ map ]
A single vehicle reportedly collided with a tree approximately 10:14 a.m. The lone male occupant is deceased.
The vehicle was headed north on Amisigger Road and failed to negotiate a curve onto Kelso Road, colliding with a tree.
Boring Fire also responded to the crash scene.
Fog may have been a factor in the crash.
Updates to follow.
Robert Wurpes, Lieutenant
Office of Public Information
Clackamas County Sheriff's Office