BEND, OR -- An 18-year-old was killed in a weekend crash near Bend High that critically wounded his 19-year-old passenger. According to Police, Daniel Bazan, of Bend, was speeding on NE 9th, just before 4 a.m. Saturday, when his car left the road and struck a tree. Bazan died at the scene.
His passenger, Jason Soto remains in critical condition at St. Charles Bend. The crash shut down NE 9th Street for more than five hours and remains under investigation.