By News-Register staff • 

Dayton woman killed in crash

Oregon State Police submitted photo##A Dayton woman was killed Wednesday night in a two-vehicle crash south of Dayton on Wallace Road.
Oregon State Police submitted photo##A Dayton woman was killed Wednesday night in a two-vehicle crash south of Dayton on Wallace Road.

DAYTON - A Dayton woman was killed Wednesday night in a two-vehicle crash south of Dayton on Wallace Road in Polk County.

The Oregon State Police gave this account:

Shortly after 7 p.m., Zachary Frisbee, 27, of McMinnville, was operating a 2004 Ford F350 pickup southbound when he crossed the center line and collided head-on with a 2002 Pontiac driven by Judith Kirby, 55, of Dayton.

She was pronounced dead at the scene. Frisbee was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries.

The highway was closed for 5 1/2 hours while an investigation took place and the scene was cleared. OSP was assisted by the Yamhill and Polk County sheriff's offices, Dayton Fire District and an Oregon Department of Transportation crew.

 

Comments

myopinion

So scary, I was about 10 minutes behind that accident. Prayers to both families!!

Joel2828

This is so sad to read about. Life is so fragile.

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