At 5:21 pm on July 28th, 2020, deputies were dispatched to a serious motor vehicle crash on River Road NE at the intersection of Clearlake Road NE, just north of Keizer. When emergency responders arrived on scene, they discovered two vehicles were involved in the collision, a silver Ford Taurus and a green Ford F-150. The driver of the Ford Taurus sustained fatal injuries in the crash and was pronounced deceased at the scene, the two passengers from the car were taken to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the Ford F-150 also sustained non-life threatening injuries and was also transported from the scene by ambulance.
Investigators from the Marion County Multi-Agency Crash Team were called to the scene. During the investigation, deputies learned the Ford Taurus had been traveling eastbound on Clearlake Road NE prior to the crash. The driver of the Ford Taurus is believed to have failed to stop at a stop sign prior to entering the intersection where it was struck by the Ford F-150 which was traveling southbound.
The driver of the Ford Taurus has been identified as, Jacqueline Cavero Chavarry, 39, of Sheridan.
The Marion County Sheriff’s Office was assisted during this response by the Keizer Police Department, Marion County Fire District #1, Keizer Fire Department, Marion County Public Works, Marion County Medical Examiner’s Office, and the Marion County District Attorney’s Office.