PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A woman died and several others were hurt when a minivan crashed into a ditch on Hwy 22 Monday afternoon.
Oregon State Police said a group from Ventura, California, were heading east when the driver lost control of the Chrysler Pacifica on a sharp curve. She crossed oncoming lanes and went into a ditch.
A backseat passenger, 61-year-old Eliza Munoz Esquivel, died at the scene.
A 9-year-old boy who was in the backseat was flown to the hospital and four adults were taken by ambulance.