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Polk County Sheriff's Office investigates fatal crash in West Salem. - 11/18/16

On 11/16/16 at about 11:33 p.m. the Polk County Sheriff's Office responded to a motor vehicle crash in the 5200 block of Orchard Heights Rd NW. Upon arrival deputies located the sole occupant of the vehicle, Jesse Robinson of Salem, Oregon deceased inside of the vehicle, a 1990 Ford Ranger pickup.

Preliminary investigation indicates that the vehicle was westbound on Orchard Heights Rd NW when it failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway and that speed may have been a factor.

Any person who has information regarding this crash can contact Deputy Mike Stevenson at 503-623-9251.