On October 19, 2020, at approximately 8:05 pm, deputies from the Washington County Sheriffs Department responded to a two-vehicle crash on State Road 60 West, near Henderson Park Road.
Upon arrival, Deputy Paul Ginkins discovered two heavily damaged pickup trucks.
One truck was facing East in the westbound lane, while the other truck was off the north side of the roadway.
Photos courtesy of the Washington County Sheriff’s Department
Evidence at the scene indicated a 1996 Dodge Ram driven by Kameron Day, age 23 of Salem, had collided into the back of a 2000 Ford F-250, driven by Ryan Prindle, age 19 of Salem.
Both drivers sustained non-life-threatening injuries and were treated at St. Vincent Hospital in Salem and later released.
The cause of the accident is still under investigation.
Deputy Ginkins was assisted by Sheriff Brent Miller, Deputy Tory Hildreth, and members of the Washington County Ambulance Service.