OREGON CITY, Ore. – An Oregon City woman died Saturday in a motorcycle crash on Highway 224 west of Barton.
Around 6:15 p.m., 40-year-old Jennifer Ward was riding with her husband who was ahead of her his motorcycle, said Lt. Gregg Hastings with Oregon State Police.
Ward’s husband noticed he couldn’t see her behind him, so he turned around and found she rode off the highway and hit a tree, Hastings said.
Ward was pronounced dead at the scene after attempts to revive her. She was reportedly wearing a helmet.