Fatal Crash on Hwy 97 – Sherman County

On Monday, August 17, 2020 at approximately 4:13 P.M., Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a single vehicle crash on Hwy 97 near milepost 31.

Preliminary investigation revealed a 2004 Honda Civic, operated by Lorraine Aubrey (23) of Yreka, CA. was southbound when it crossed the northbound lane, left the roadway, and rolled several times. 

Aubrey was transported by air to a local hospital before being transported by air to a Portland area hospital where she was pronounced deceased.

OSP was assisted by South Sherman Fire Department, Sherman County Sheriff’s Office, and ODOT