3 vehicle injury crash on Hwy 101 near Coos Bay - Coos County

Oregon State Police - 09/12/18

On September 11, 2018 at approximately 4:45 PM. Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a three vehicle injury crash on Hwy 101 near Colina Lane.

Investigation revealed that a DIRECT TV service van, operated by Jeris DOYLE (41) from Coos Bay, was stationary in the northbound inside lane waiting for traffic to clear to turn left onto Colina Lane.  A 1992 GMC PU, operated by Zachary STORY (20) from Coos Bay, was also northbound when it struck the back of the DIRECT TV service van.   The GMC PU then lost control and hit a 1995 Jeep Cherokee, operated by Robert STORIE (35) from North Bend.

DOYLE and STORIE were transported to Bay Area Hospital with what were described as non-life threatening injuries.

STORY was transported to Bay Area Hospital and then transported by air ambulance to OHSU in Portland with serious injuries.