Deschutes Co. Sheriff's Office

On November 25, 2020 at approximately 2:10 PM the Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a pedestrian that was struck by a motor vehicle. This incident took place in the Tetherow Crossing subdivision north of Redmond.

Deputies responded to the scene along with the Redmond Fire Department. The pedestrian was determined to be deceased due to her injuries.

The driver remained on scene and is cooperating with the investigation.

No further information will be released at this time as the investigation is ongoing, and releasing further information could hamper the investigation.  

The Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office is a full service agency that oversees the adult jail, provides patrol, criminal investigations, civil process and search and rescue operations. Special units include SWAT, Marine Patrol, ATV Patrol, Forest Patrol, along with six K9 teams. Founded in 1916 and today led by your duly elected Sheriff L. Shane Nelson, the Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office serves over 200,000 residents in Deschutes County. The agency has 259 authorized and funded personnel, which includes 191 sworn employees who provide services to the 3,055 square miles of Deschutes County.