LYONS, Ore. - An 18-year-old died Sunday evening when her car went off an icy road and crashed into a power pole, Oregon State Police said.
The first Linn County Sheriff's Deputy on scene found Emily J. Reedy dead at the scene. The crash was reported at 7:50 p.m.
State police said their preliminary investigation found that Reedy was westbound on Highway 226 near Rashmar Road when the 2005 Chrysler she was driving left the road, slid down a steep embankment and hit a power pole on the driver's side before overturning.
Road conditions were icy at the time of the crash, state police said. The investigation is ongoing.