Roseburg man flown to Portland hospital following crash on Buckhorn Road
ROSEBURG, Ore. -- Two Roseburg residents were hospitalized following a crash Wednesday evening, Douglas County Sheriff's office said.
Around 7:40 p.m. Wednesday, Douglas County 911 received a report of an injury motor vehicle crash on Buckhorn Road near Little Pheasant in Roseburg.
Deputies determined the 2006 Mazda sedan, driven by 26-year-old Ryan Dickenson of Roseburg, was traveling on Buckhorn Road when it left the roadway and rolled several times before coming to rest in a field.
Both Dickenson and his 20-year-old passenger, Alexis Campbell of Roseburg, were transported to Mercy Medical Center by ground ambulance.
Dickenson was later transferred to a Portland area hospital by air ambulance.
At this time speed appears to be a contributing factor, the sheriff's office said.
The sheriff's office is continuing its investigation into the crash.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Sheriff's Office at 541-440-4471 or email firstname.lastname@example.org