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Fatal Traffic Crash - Highway 211 south of Estacada
Lieutenant Gregg Hastings
Public Information Officer
Office: (503) 731-3020 ext. 247

One person was killed and another seriously injured Friday afternoon following a two-vehicle fatal traffic crash at the intersection of Highway 211 and S. Hillockburn Road south of Estacada.
Investigation by Oregon State Police indicates on August 22, 2008 at approximately 2:30 p.m. a 1998 Mazda pickup driven by POLLY PETERMAN, age 39, from Donaldson, Iowa, was westbound on S. Hillockburn Road when it failed to stop at a stop sign and entered onto Highway 211. The pickup was struck in the driver's side by a northbound 2005 Peterbuilt flatbed truck transporting lumber products.
PETERMAN was pronounced deceased at the scene. She was using safety restraints.
Passenger DEBORAH BRANDENBURG, age 51, from West Richland, Washington, was transported by LifeFlight to Legacy Emanuel Hospital with serious injuries. Safety restraint use information is not confirmed.
The Peterbuilt truck's driver, JOSEPH PRATT, age 54, from Vancouver, Washington, was not injured.
Oregon State Police troopers from the Portland Area Command office are investigating. Estacada Fire Department and ODOT assisted at the scene.