Oregon State Police say a man and woman from Chiloquin were killed after their car ended up going into the opposite lanes and collided with a commercial truck on Highway 97 Monday.
OSP says it happened just before 9:00 p.m. near milepost 259. That’s along Upper Klamath Lake about 10 miles south of Chiloquin
The preliminary investigation showed a northbound blue Subaru Legacy crossed into the southbound lanes and hit the Volvo truck. Both vehicles eventually stopped on the northbound shoulder.
The 57-year-old man who was driving the Subaru and his passenger, a 58-year-old woman, were killed.
The driver of the Volvo truck had minor injuries.
OSP said it’s not clear why the Subaru ended up leaving the northbound lanes.