FATAL MULTI-VEHICLE CRASH IN MULTNOMAH COUNTY OREGON ON HIGHWAY 30

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MULTNOMAH COUNTY OR (July 25, 2022) - The Oregon State Police is reporting that on Saturday, July 23, 2022 at approximately 12:57 AM, OSP Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a multi-vehicle motor vehicle crash on Highway 30 near milepost 12. 

The preliminary investigation revealed a westbound gray GMC Sierra, operated by Kody Hansen (24) of Warren, was traveling at a high rate of speed when it left the roadway striking a parked black Audi AA8 occupied by Dale Herren (45) and Jennifer Herren (43) of St. Helens. The GMC then struck two more unoccupied vehicles, a power pole, went over an embankment and struck the front porch of a residence. 

Kody Hansen and Dale Herren sustained fatal injuries and were pronounced deceased. Jennifer Herren was transported to a local hospital with injuries. 

Highway 30 was closed for approximately 5 hours.

OSP was assisted by Portland Police Bureau, Scappoose Police Department and ODOT.

 

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