BEND, OR -- A Bend man was killed in a head on collision in southeast Bend Thursday afternoon. The accident happened at about 1 p.m., in front of the Knott Landfill and shut down Southeast 27th for four hours.
The Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office says 54-year-old David Matthew McDermott was southbound when his pickup crossed the centerline, hitting a semi head on. The semi driver was not injured, but McDermott was pronounced dead at the scene.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.