Sheriff's Office responds to two-vehicle fatal crash on South Mulino Road


CCSO News Release

Please reference CCSO Case # 21-025118

Shortly before 7:30 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 19, 2021, Clackamas County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to a fatal two-vehicle accident on S. Mulino Road, near S. Blundell Road in unincorporated Clackamas County, near Canby.

Deputies arrived to find two vehicles heavily damaged. Canby Fire had also arrived at the crash scene.

A witness told deputies a black SUV was attempting to pass a vehicle on Mulino Road when it collided with a red sedan approaching in the oncoming lane.

The driver of the black SUV, age 17, was transported to a local hospital with unknown injuries.

The red sedan had three occupants, ages 10-16. Their conditions:

  • The sedan's driver, 16, was declared deceased at the scene.
  • Two passengers, ages 12 and 10, were transported to a local hospital with unknown injuries.

The Clackamas County Medical Examiner's Office and the Criminal Reconstruction and Forensic Technicians (CRAFT) team also responded to document the scene, conduct witness interviews, and collect and process evidence.

The Clackamas County Transportation Maintenance Division and Canby Police assisted with traffic control.

This incident is still under investigation.


The Sheriff’s Office is seeking additional information in this case. Anyone with information regarding the Nov. 19 fatal crash is urged to contact the Sheriff’s Office Tip Line -- by phone at 503-723-4949 or by using the online email form at . Please reference CCSO Case # 21-025118.


Deputy John Wildhaber
Clackamas County Sheriff's Office
Public Information Unit