LAKE COUNTY, OR. (THECOUNT) — Kenneth Wolfe Jr., of Lakeview, Oregon, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Thursday night vehicle crash in Lake County.

Wolfe, 55, was killed was killed in a single-vehicle crash near Lakeview Thursday night.


According to reports, Wolfe was operating a Dodge Dakota on Highway 31, when for unknown reasons, possible ice related, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 8:40 p.m. Thursday. The pickup then rolled over.

Wolfe was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Lake County is one of the 36 counties in the U.S. state of Oregon. As of the 2010 census, the population was 7,895. Its county seat is Lakeview. The county is named after the many lakes found within its boundaries, including Lake Abert, Summer Lake, Hart Lake, and Goose Lake – Wikipedia.