BEND, OR -- One person was injured and Highway 97 was blocked for a time, following a crash at Cooley Road, at the north end of Bend, Sunday afternoon. According to Bend Police, 20-year old Aubri Kahalekulu from California was southbound on the highway and failed to stop at a red light. Kahalekulu's vehicle collided with another trying to cross the highway at Cooley, causing significant damage to both cars.
Kahalekulu's passenger was was taken to the hospital with minor injuries, and both cars were towed from the scene. Aubri Kahalekulu was cited for reckless driving and failing to obey a traffic device.