DOUGLAS COUNTY, OR. (THECOUNT) — William McCullough and Mark Ritter, both of Roseburg, Oregon, have been identified as the victims in a Saturday double-fatal vehicle crash in Douglas County.
McCullough and Ritter, both 20, were killed in a two-vehicle crash involving a suspected impaired driver near Green Saturday night.
According to reports, Dustin Robinson, of Sutherlin, was operating a pickup truck on State Hwy 42 near Jackie Ave in Green, when his vehicle veered into the bike path where McCullough was waiting in his vehicle to turn onto the highway.
McCullough and his passenger, Ritter, were pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.
According to officials, “Driving Under the Influence of Intoxicants (Robinson) is being investigated as a possible factor in the crash.” Charges are expected to be forthcoming.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
Details contained within this article were updated (9/25) to include evolving details.
Geo quick facts: Douglas County is a county in the U.S. state of Oregon. As of the 2010 census, the population was 107,667. The county seat is Roseburg. It is named after Stephen A. Douglas, an American politician who supported Oregon statehood. Douglas County comprises the Roseburg, OR Micropolitan Statistical Area – Wikipedia.
MIDLAND COUNTY, MI. (THECOUNT) — Dorothy Granger, of Lake City, Michigan, has been identified as the victim in a Tuesday afternoon fatal plane crash that also seriously injured her husband.
Granger, 64, was killed in a small plane crash in Mills Township on Tuesday afternoon. Her husband was critically injured in the crash.
According to reports, William Granger, also 64, was piloting a 1959 Piper PA 24-250 Comanche aircraft, when for unknown reasons, the plane went down in the area of East Shaffer Road and North Sturgeon Road in Midland around 12:45 p.m. Wednesday.
William was transported to an area hospital in critical condition.
Dorothy was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.
The crash is being investigated by the FAA.
Geo quick facts: Midland County is a county located in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 census, the population was 83,629. The county seat is Midland. The county’s name is due to its closeness to the geographical Lower Peninsula’s geographical center. It was founded in 1831 – Wikipedia.
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Williams was 63.
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Marissa Williams, 19, was spending too much time on Facebook, so her aunt decided to catfish the teen.
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Diana and Dodi
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