Cottage Grove crash kills 2 teens



COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. (AP) — Two recent graduates of Cottage Grove High school were killed Tuesday in a collision with a delivery truck near Cottage Grove.

The Register Guard ( ) identifies the victims as 19-year-old Derek Kovack and 18-year-old Matthew Knee.

A third occupant of the car, 17-year-old Marshall Lehman, is in stable condition at Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend in Springfield.

Lehman and Kovack played on the football team and also were members of the wrestling team.


Information from: The Register-Guard,