Sheriff's Office, Happy Valley PD investigate fatal Hwy. 224 crash

News release from: Clackamas County Sheriff's Office

Posted: Wednesday, June 27, 2018, 11:56 p.m.

Please reference CCSO case #18-018277

Crash-scene photo


Crash sceneThe Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) is investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash in Happy Valley. A photo of the crash scene is linked above.

At about 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 27, 2018, deputies assigned to the Happy Valley Police Department responded to a traffic crash on SE Hwy 224 near SE Goosehollow Dr. The crash involved an SUV and motorcycle.

The motorcyclist received aid on scene, but unfortunately succumbed to injuries sustained during the crash and did not survive. The motorcyclist’s identity will not be released at this time, pending family notifications.

The driver of the SUV cooperated with investigators. SE Hwy 224 was closed to preserve the crash scene for the investigators and eventually reopened at about 8:00 PM.

Personnel from Clackamas County Fire District #1, American Medical Response and the inter-agency Criminal Reconstruction and Forensic Technicians (CRAFT) Team assisted at the scene.

The Sheriff's Office reminds drivers to remain vigilant and aware of their surroundings at all times.


The Sheriff’s Office is seeking additional information in this case. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Sheriff’s Office Tip Line by phone at 503-723-4949 or by using the online formPlease reference CCSO case # 18-018277.

Two Clackamas County cities – Happy Valley and Wilsonvillecontract with the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office to provide municipal police services.


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Contact Info:
Deputy Ben Frazier 
Clackamas County Sheriff's Office 
Public Information Unit