PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — The operator of a Freightliner rental who died in a crash on Highway 101 Saturday has been identified as 31-year-old Christopher Parks of Portland.
The Oregon State Police said Parks was driving northbound on the roadway around 9:30 a.m. near milepost 91 when he crossed into the southbound lane for an unknown reason. The truck then went off the road and struck a tree.
Parks was pronounced dead at the scene.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
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