Pedestrian struck on Interstate 5 - Jackson County

Oregon State Police - 10/31/18 

On Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at approximately 8:25 PM Oregon State Police and emergency personnel responded to a commercial motor vehicle that had struck a pedestrian on Interstate 5 near milepost 34.

Preliminary investigation revealed that a 2014 Freightliner was traveling southbound on Interstate 5 when it struck a pedestrian.  The operator of the commercial motor vehicle is fully cooperating with the investigation.

The pedestrian sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Oregon State Police was assisted at the scene by EMS and Fire personnel and ODOT.