GILLIAM COUNTY:  Single vehicle fatal crash

GILLIAM COUNTY: Single vehicle fatal crash

On Tuesday, October 9, 2018, at approximately 8:07 AM, Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the report of a single-vehicle crash on Lone Rock Road near milepost 13 in Gilliam County.

Preliminary investigation revealed a 2002 Chevrolet Tahoe, operated by Karen Buell (62) of Condon, was traveling eastbound on Lone Rock Road when, for unknown reasons, left the roadway and rolled down a steep embankment.

Buell sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

OSP was assisted by the Gilliam County Sheriff’s Office, South Gilliam County Fire, and Gilliam County Road Department.