BEND, OR -- Bend Police are investigating a serious crash that closed a major intersection Friday morning. They say a pickup towing a utility trailer was northbound on NE 27th Street, just after 10 a.m., when a Subaru tried to make a left turn on to 27th, directly in the path of the truck. The truck collided with the car's driver-side door.
The 87-year-old Subaru driver was seriously injured and taken to the hospital. The 35-year-old driver of the pickup remained on scene and is cooperating with police. NE 27th reopened just after 1:30 p.m.