Oregon State Police and emergency personnel responded to a fatal two vehicle crash on Highway 101 near milepost 121 at 8:51 a.m. Friday, Aug. 13.
According to an OSP investigation, a Dodge Durango, operated by James Versteeg, 46, of Gleneden Beach, was northbound when it crossed into the southbound lane and collided with a Chevrolet Silverado, driven by Lewis Ford, 41, of Lincoln City.
Versteeg and Ford sustained fatal injuries and were pronounced deceased.
Highway 101 was closed for four hours.
OSP was assisted by Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, Lincoln City Police Department, Depoe Bay Fire Department, North Lincoln Fire and Rescue, Pacific West Ambulance and ODOT.