BEND, OR -- Two Bend women were hurt in an early morning crash, Friday, near the Cascade Village Shopping Center. According to Bend Police, 64-year-old Rita Pedraza was driving south on Highway 97 when a Toyota Rav4 turned left in front of her vehicle, near Nels Anderson Road. The two cars collided at about 5:45 a.m.
Pedraza and the Rav4 driver, 87-year-old Janine Mosetick, were taken to St. Charles Bend. The crash remains under investigation and police ask for witnesses to contact non-emergency dispatch at 541-693-6911.
The head-on collision tied up southbound traffic for about an hour, Friday morning.