1 Killed in Mapleton Pedestrian Accident on Highway 126 at Milepost 19

Mapleton Pedestrian Accident
Pedestrian Hit, Killed by Logging Truck on SR 126 in Mapleton

Mapleton, Oregon (June 23, 2023) – At least one person died in a pedestrian accident that happened on Friday near Mapleton.

The accident happened on Highway 126 at milepost 19, according to the Oregon Department of Transportation.

A pedestrian was reportedly struck by a logging truck in unclear circumstances.

The pedestrian was killed in the crash.

The name of the deceased person was not disclosed.

An investigation into the accident is underway.