KLAMATH COUNTY, OR -- Oregon State Police continue to investigate a crash on Highway 97, north of Highway 58 in Klamath County. A Washington man was seriously injured when his car slammed into a semi-truck and burst into flames, Friday evening. According to investigators, 69-year old Roger Macomber of Redmond, OR was driving the semi northbound on Highway 97 when he attempted a U-turn, causing the flatbed trailer to become high centered. A passenger car driven by 49-year old Brent Campbell of West Richland, WA collided with the truck and caught fire.
Campbell was pulled out of his car by witnesses, and flown to St. Charles Medical Center in Bend. Citations have yet to be issued pending review by the Klamath County DA's office.