New Release from Oregon State Police

On Thursday, November 21, 2019 at approximately 1:38 P.M. Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a two vehicle crash on Hwy 201N near mp 23. Preliminary Investigation indicates that a 2019 Chevy 3500 Silverado, operated by Tommy Smith (48) from Payette, ID, was northbound on Hwy 201 when for unknown reasons the vehicle drifted off the northbound shoulder striking the trailer of a commercial motor vehicle (CMV) that was parked. Smith sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased. Jeffery Campbell (55) from Nampa, ID was sitting in the parked CMV and was not injured. Hwy 201N was closed for approximately 2 hours . OSP was assisted by Ontario Fire and Rescue and ODOT.