Police investigate crash and death in Salem


PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Police in Salem are investigating a crash and a death after responding to a report of shots fired Saturday night. 

Officers say the gunfire was reported at around 8:15 p.m. near Savage Road Northeast and Ladd Avenue Northeast. 

At the scene, officers found a vehicle crashed into a tree with two people inside. One person died at the scene. The other was taken to a hospital. 

Officers ask anyone with information about the incident to call the Salem Police tip line at (503) 588-8477. 

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