Klamath Falls man dies in Hwy 97 crash

A 23-year-old Klamath Falls man died Saturday in a one-car crash on Highway 97, according to Oregon State Police.

The crash happened about 10:45 p.m. just south of Klamath Falls.

The preliminary investigation shows a red Honda Civic, driven by William Ogle, was going north on Hwy 97 when for unknown reasons left the road and rolled several times. Ogle sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Hwy 97 was reduced to one lane for about an hour following the crash.

OSP was assisted by the Klamath County Fire District and ODOT.


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