CULVER, OR -- An infant was killed in a crash that closed Highway 97 north of Terrebonne, Friday evening. According to Oregon State Police, 26-year-old Brandon Shaw, of Culver, attempted to turn left onto Culver Highway and turned into the path of a southbound utility truck.
Investigators say the truck driver tried to avoid the crash, but struck the passenger's side of Shaw's car, flipping it on its side. Shaw was flown to St. Charles Redmond; his 9-month-old passenger died at the scene. The truck driver was not hurt.
OSP says alcohol was a contributing factor in the crash.