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Fatal Traffic Crash - Highway 26 northwest of Madras
08/31/2008
Sergeant Eric R. Brown
Oregon State Police - Bend
Office: (541) 388-6213 x 201

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A Gresham-area man died early Sunday after losing control of his pickup and rolling multiple times off Highway 26 about four miles northwest of Madras.
 
According to Oregon State Police (OSP) Sergeant Eric Brown, on August 31, 2008 at approximately 6:20 a.m. a 1989 Toyota pickup driven by ZACHARY R. DOLAN, age 23, from Gresham, was eastbound on Highway 26 near milepost 113 when it drove off the north side shoulder, over-corrected and then drove off the south shoulder where it rolled before coming to a stop about 40 feet off the highway on its wheels.
 
DOLAN was using safety restraints and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
 
OSP troopers from the Madras and Bend offices are continuing the investigation to determine the cause of the crash.
 
Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, local fire personnel, and ODOT assisted at the scene.