1 killed in 2 car accident east of Bend

1 person died last night in a 2-car accident at the intersection of Highway 20 East, Ward, and Hamby roads. According to the Oregon State Police, the incident took place around 6 pm with the highway being closed for over 2 hours. The name of the person who died and those injured have not been released at this time.


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