On Wednesday August 3, 2022, at about 12:00 PM, Oregon State Police (OSP) Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a two-vehicle crash on US 730 near milepost 182.
Preliminary investigation revealed that a Saturn SUV, operated by Scott McBride, age 59, from Hermiston, was westbound when for unknown reasons crossed into the on-coming lane crashing into an eastbound Peterbilt Semi-truck, operated by Luis Sandoval, age 42, from Grand View, Washington.
McBride was pronounced deceased at the scene by emergency personnel. Sandoval was un-injured in the crash.
US 730 was closed for about seven (7) hours.
OSP was assisted by Umatilla Fire District 1, Umatilla Police Department and ODOT.