CLACKAMAS COUNTY, Ore. — Authorities have identified the two people who died after a two-vehicle crash in unincorporated Clackamas County on Sept 6.
The crash occurred shortly after 4:30 p.m. at South Barnards Road and Dryland Road between Molalla and Canby.
Deputies arrived and discovered the crash was between a Mini Cooper and Dodge Ram pickup truck. The driver of the truck was not hurt.
The driver of the Mini Cooper, 26-year-old Tracy Nataly Ventura-Mendoza of Woodburn, was pronounced dead at the scene. The passenger, 22-year-old Jesus Alberto Vazquez-Mendoza of Woodburn, was taken to an area hospital by Life Flight and later died from his injuries.
Investigators believe the driver of the Mini Cooper ran a stop sign before the crash, according to the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office.