Baby killed in Eastern Oregon crash
Wednesday, June 2, 2010
LA GRANDE, Ore. (AP) -- Oregon State Police say a 3-month-old girl died in a rollover crash on Interstate 84 west of La Grande.
Trooper Grant Jackson says a pickup driven by Salavat Mechenko of Willow Springs, Mo., failed to negotiate a curve Tuesday evening and rolled in the median. Three-month-old Alice Mechenko was ejected and later died at a local hospital.
Salavat Mechenko and his wife Anna sustained injuries described as serious.