1 dead after motorcycle collides with car in Linn County near Tangent

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TANGENT, Ore. - One person is dead after a motorcycle and a car collided Monday afternoon, the Linn County Sheriff's Office said.

The identity of the deceased is not yet available as deputies work to contact the person's family.

Deputies responded to the crash at 3:25 p.m. at the intersection of Seven Mile Lane and Tangent Drive.

"Seven Mile Lane and Tangent Drive are shut down near this intersection while deputies investigate," the sheriff's office said at 4:45 p.m. "It may be a few hours before the road reopens." | CURRENT TRAFFIC