Crash, GLENWOOD, Hwy 6

Tillamook man killed in crash west of Glenwood

Flames engulfed two vehicles after a deadly crash west of Glenwood on Feb. 3, 2021. No one was in the vehicles when the fire engulfed the vehicles. Photo: Forest Grove Fire & Rescue

A Tillamook man died in a head-on collision between a log truck and a pickup truck about one mile west of the Timber Road junction on Highway 6, the Oregon State Police said.

According to OSP and Forest Grove Fire & Rescue, the crash occurred around 8:30 a.m. Wednesday February 3 near milepost 37 on the Wilson River Highway.

A preliminary investigation by OSP noted that a Ford F150 operated by Jerry Jefferies, 73, of Tillamook was westbound toward Tillamook when the driver lost control of the truck on the icy road, crossed into the eastbound lane of the highway. Jefferies collided with a Peterbilt . . .

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