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Man dies in crash on Highway 22E in Linn County

Brian Beveridge, 48, of Scappoose died at the scene. Matthew Baker, 49, of Bend, was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive.
Credit: Oregon State Police
The scene of a fatal crash on Highway 22E in Linn County, Ore. on Sunday, May 24, 2020.

LINN COUNTY, Ore. — One man died and another was injured in a two-vehicle crash early Sunday morning on Highway 22E in Linn County.

The crash happened around 1:30 a.m. on Highway 22E near milepost 64.5.

Brian Beveridge, 48, of Scappoose was driving west on Highway 22E when he crossed into the eastbound lane and crashed into a Nissan Frontier driven by Matthew Baker, 49, of Bend.

Beveridge died at the scene. Baker was taken to the hospital but is expected to survive.

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