Northwest

Oregon sees lone fatality on Labor Day weekend

Portland, OR - State troopers say one person died over the Labor Day weekend in Oregon, the lowest number of fatalities in a holiday weekend since 2002.

Police say the state has not had a holiday weekend free of fatalities since 1970.

The police said a 41-year-old Oregon City woman died after the motorcycle she was operating went off the road Saturday evening and hit a tree on Highway 224 north of Estacada.


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