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Update: Driver Arrested Related to January 19, 2013 Fatal Traffic Crash - Highway 22W south of Highway 18

February 9, 2013

Lieutenant Gregg Hastings
Public Information Officer
(503) 731-3020 ext 247
gregg.hastings@state.or.us


The driver of a vehicle injured in a three vehicle fatal traffic crash on January 19, 2013 on Highway 22W south of Highway 18 was arrested Friday by Oregon State Police (OSP) on numerous charges and lodged in the Polk County Jail.

On February 8, 2013, OSP arrested MARCOS ANTONIO LUZ, age 41, from Woodburn, and lodged  in the Polk County Jail on numerous charges including Manslaughter in the Second Degree, Assault, DUII, Reckless Driving, and Recklessly Endangering Another Person. He was seriously injured in the crash.

On January 19, 2013 at approximately 6:30 p.m., a 2003 Ford van driven by ANTONIO LUZ was westbound on Highway 22W near Red Prairie Road when it traveled across the centerline and collided with an eastbound Toyota four-door driven by CLIFFORD E. FAGALY, age 69, from Silverton. Shortly after the first collision, a westbound pickup collided with the van. CLIFFORD FAGALY was pronounced deceased and his wife/passenger was critically injured. Two people in the pickup were also injured.

Additional details regarding the fatal crash is available on our website at:
http://www.oregon.gov/osp/NEWSRL/Pages/news/01_20_2013_fatal_hwy22w_mp6.aspx

Questions should be directed to the Polk County District Attorney's Office.

 

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