REDMOND, OR -- (UPDATE) Redmond Police have identified the woman killed Thursday night, at SW Veterans Way and Kalama. They say 53-year-old Catherine Yazzie lived in the area and was crossing Veterans Way on her way home from Fred Meyer. She was struck, at about 5:45 p.m., by a car driven by 22-year-old Dalton Curry, of Terrebonne.
Investigators are still looking at possible causes for the crash, but say impairment by drugs or alcohol does not appear to have been a factor. Curry remained at the scene and is cooperating with the investigation.
Police are searching for another vehicle seen in the area at the time: a white Chevrolet Silverado with a canopy was northbound on Veterans Way, when the crash occurred. It either continued north or turned east on Kalama. Anyone with information about the pickup, or has anything to add to the investigation into the incident, is asked to call Redmond PD through non-emergency dispatch at 541-693-6911.
(11/09/18 4 A.M.) -- Redmond Police are investigating a fatal crash involving a pedestrian that occurred Thursday night behind Lowe’s and Fred Meyer. They say a 53-year-old woman was struck by a vehicle at Veterans Way and SW Kalama, just before 6 p.m. She was rushed to the hospital where she later died.
Police say the driver remained at the scene and is cooperating. The intersection was closed for several hours for the investigation.
The names of those involved are expected to be released Friday.