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Molalla Crash

Posted on 15th July 2013 at 15:53

Oregon State Police report that a truck driver from Kalama was involved in a Saturday evening crash on Highway 213 near Molalla, a collision that sent two teens to the hospital. Around 7:50 pm on Saturday, Andrew Rueckert, 29, of Kalama was northbound in a semi, hauling a chip trailer. They say that Sarah Musgrove, 18, of Molalla attempted to turn onto the highway from a side road, and was hit in the driver’s side by Rueckert’s truck. Musgrove was seriously injured in the crash, and was taken by LifeFlight to OHSU. A passenger, Lorene Dooley, 16, of Molalla, suffered lesser injuries, and was taken by ambulance to a hospital in Oregon City. Rueckert was unhurt. The highway was closed for about two hours after the collision. So far, no citations have been reported.