EAGLE CREST, OR -- All 3 occupants of an SUV died Tuesday morning in a crash that impeded traffic on Highway 126 for about 90 minutes, near Eagle Crest.
According to State Police, the SUV was headed West on the highway and left the roadway for an unknown reason, striking a driveway abutment.
Oregon State Police and Redmond Police Department responded around 11:30 am, to the intersecton of 126 and Eagle Crest Boulevard.
The 3 were pronounced dead at the scene. The driver was Kenneth Vaughn, 69 of Redmond, and his passengers were 63-year-old Sheryl Vaughn and 33-year-old April Vaughn.
OSP was assisted by the Deschutes County Sheriff's Office, Redmond Fire Department, and Oregon Department of Transportation.