Fatal crash closes Hwy 97 north of Klamath Falls

A crash closed Highway 97 north of Klamath Falls on Friday, June 30, just before the Fourth of July weekend. (ODOT TripCheck)

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. - A fatal crash closed Highway 97 in both directions Friday afternoon about 15 miles north of Klamath Falls.

Oregon State Police told KTVL News10 in Medford that the crash involved a sedan and a truck.

A person in the sedan died.

Two people in the truck were taken to Sky Lakes Hospital with unknown injuries.

A deadly head-on crash Friday morning closed Oregon Highway 230 near the junction with Highway 138 for most of the day. That highway reopened shortly before 5 p.m.

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