August 19, 2013
Lieutenant Gregg Hastings
Public Information Officer
(503) 731-3020 ext 247
Photograph link valid at least 30 days - Source: Oregon State Police
(Note: Victim's name added in news release dated August 20)
Oregon State Police (OSP) is continuing the investigation into Monday morning's single vehicle fatal traffic crash along Highway 410 near Sumpter in Baker County.
On August 19, 2013 at approximately 8:15 a.m., a 1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee sport utility vehicle driven by PATRICIA JEAN DOBELL, age 70, from Granite, Oregon, was eastbound on Highway 410 near milepost 3 when it traveled off the highway and rolled several times before coming to rest on its wheels. The crash was found by a passing motorist shortly after it occurred. DOBELL was pronounced deceased at the scene.
OSP troopers from the Baker City office are continuing the investigation. Baker County Sheriff's Office and local emergency responders assisted at the scene.
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