Fatal Crash on Hwy 101 - Tillamook County
Story by by Oregon Herald staff
A Buick Century, operated by Ruth Whittenberg (60) of Hammond, LA. was southbound when it crossed into the northbound lanes and struck a Toyota Tacoma operated by Lee Davis (27) of Tillamook.
Davis and passenger Nicole Gonzales (35) of Tillamook were transported to North Lincoln Hospital with non life threatening injuries.
Whittenberg was transported by ambulance to Tillamook Regional Medical Center where she was pronounced deceased.
OSP was assisted by the Tillamook County Sheriff's Office, ODOT, and Nestucca Rural Fire Department.