Fatal Crash on Interstate 84 – Wasco County

On Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at approximately 11:17 A.M., Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the report of a two vehicle crash on Interstate 84 eastbound near milepost 76, approximately six miles west of The Dalles.

Preliminary investigation revealed that a Ducati motorcycle, operated by Nelson Martin (42) of Hood River, was passing in the fast lane when it lost control and slid under the trailer of a Mack semi truck operated by Angela Lynn Biery (50)  of Pendleton.

Martin sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased. 

OSP was assisted by ODOT and Mid-Columbia Fire and Rescue.