Sheriff's Office investigates fatal crash near Amisigger Road and Kelso Road in Boring

News Release from: Clackamas Co. Sheriff's Office
Posted: Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013, 11:33 a.m.

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Please reference Clackamas County Sheriff's Case # 13-37830

Crash-scene photos: [ 1 ] [ 2 ] [ 3 ]

UPDATE W/ PHOTOS, NAME OF DECEASED (Dec. 17, 1:16 p.m.):

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.


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Robert Wurpes, Lieutenant
Office of Public Information
Clackamas County Sheriff's Office

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