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On May 1, 2013 Oregon State Police (OSP) troopers
arrested STERLING M. FRINELL, age 38, from Seattle, Washington, in connection
with the double fatal crash that occurred on April 19, 2013 on Highway 101
south of Warrenton. FRINELL was arrested
on the below listed crimes:
Two Counts of Manslaughter 2nd Degree
Driving under the Influence of Intoxicants Reckless
FRINELL was lodged at the Clatsop County Jail for the
above listed crimes. No further
information for release pending approval by the Clatsop County District
Photograph of FRINELL provided by Clatsop County
(Previous News Release)
Oregon State Police (OSP) troopers are continuing the
investigation into the cause of Friday evening's two-vehicle double fatal
traffic crash along Highway 101 in Warrenton. The highway was closed about five
hours with a detour in place. All names are released in this update.
On April 19, 2013 at approximately 6:50 p.m., a 1999
Subaru Impreza driven by STERLING M. FRINELL, age 38, from Seattle, Washington,
was southbound on Highway 101 near milepost 8 when, for an undetermined reason,
it crossed the centerline and collided head-on with a northbound 1974
Volkswagen Bug containing two adult males.
The two adult males in the Volkswagen were pronounced
deceased. They are identified as driver MARK WAYNE AGALZOFF, age 52, and
passenger TRYG WALKER McCORD, age 20, both from Seaside. They were using safety
FRINELL and passenger MARGARET E. GOLDMAN, age 32, from
Seaside, were seriously injured. Both were initially transported by Medix
ambulance to Columbia Memorial Hospital in Astoria. They are reportedly
transferred to Legacy Emanuel Medical Center for further treatment. Safety
restraint use by both is pending confirmation. FRINELL was operating the
vehicle with a suspended license in Washington.
OSP troopers from the Astoria Area Command office are
continuing the investigation. No photographs or other information to be
released at this time. All name spellings confirmed.
OSP was assisted at the scene by Clatsop County Sheriff's
Office, Warrenton Police Department, Medix Ambulance, Warrenton Fire
Department, and ODOT.
Contact Info: Lt. Steve Mitchell