10-30-2013, 07:24 AM
Quote:Oregon State Police are investigating the early morning hit-and-run deaths of two pedestrians on Oregon 199 south of Cave Junction.
The identities of the victims, 41 and 21, were not released this morning.
The incident took place about 12:15 a.m. about two miles south of Cave Junction in Josephine County. When emergency responders arrived to find both victims had died at the scene.
Police released the following description of the suspect's vehicle: light colored, possibly beige or tan, 1980's style single-cab Toyota pickup with canopy and front end damage. The vehicle headed south after striking the pair.
Anyone with information is asked to call OSP Southern Command Center dispatch at 541-776-6111.
The road is closed while troopers investigate. Keep an eye on Tripcheck for the latest information about when the road will reopen.
-- Noelle Crombie