Cave Junction man dies in fatal crash near Selma-UPDATED
A Cave Junction man died Sunday at approximately 3:00 a.m. in the 6000 block of Deer Creek Road near Selma when the 1999 Ford F250 pickup he was traveling in rolled.
The pickup containing five occupants was negotiating a sharp left curve when the vehicle rolled.
Authorities found 26-year-old Lex Alan Johnson deceased underneath the pickup. He was not wearing safety restraints.
21-year-old Lucas Harris, who was riding in the pickupís bed, was also ejected and he was picked up and taken by a private party to Three Rivers Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.
The three other occupants of the vehicle were reportedly not injured.
The vehicle was registered to Johnson and the initial investigation indicates he was the driver of the truck.