CHILOQUIN, Ore. - Oregon State Police are investigating a crash that happened in southern Oregon on Saturday morning. A 15-year-old girl from Prosser was not wearing a seatbelt when the SUV she was in overturned along Highway 97 near Chiloquin. The girl was thrown from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.
Six others in the Jeep Cherokee, driven by 44-year-old Olga Rivera-Chavez, of Sunnyside, were treated for minor injuries. Three of those passengers were small children.