THE DALLES, Ore. - Oregon State Police release the names of those involved in a deadly car accident Saturday morning east of The Dalles.
The driver, 47-year-old Pablo Medino, of Sunnyside, died in the crash. 70-year-old Maria Medina, also of Sunnyside was seriously injured. She was flown to a Portland hospital. A second passenger, a teenaged boy, escaped with minor injuries.
Police say Medino was trying to pass someone when he hit the guardrail several times before coming to rest in the roadway.
OSP is investigating the cause of the accident. None of them were wearing their seatbelts.