FATAL CRASH ON HWY 140 – JACKSON COUNTY
On Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at approximately 1:45 P.M. Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a two vehicle crash on Highway 140 at the intersection of Kershaw Road.
Preliminary Investigation revealed that 2000 gold Ford Explorer, operated by Enrique Hames (25) of Argentina, was northbound on Kershaw Rd. when it failed to stop at the traffic control device onto Hwy 140. The Ford drove into the path of an eastbound 2005 Fleetwood Motor home operated by William Silva (41) of Grants Pass.
Hames was transported with serious injuries.
Silva was transported with minor injuries.
There were two passengers in the Ford – Nicole Rossi (24) of Argentina was transported to the hospital with serious injuries. Cristina Hernandez Selles (26) of Spain sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
OSP was assisted by Jackson County Fire District 3, Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, and ODOT
Next of kin was notified with the assistance of the Spanish Consulate.