On Friday, November 13, 2020 at approximately 7:53 A.M., Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a crash on Hwy 20 near milepost 25.
Preliminary investigation revealed a Honda Prelude, operated by Kenith Laster III (27) of Eugene, was westbound when it lost control, traveled into the eastbound lanes, and collided with a Ford F-350 pickup operated by Mitch Carter (30) of Sweet Home.
Laster sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased.
Carter was transported by private vehicle to the hospital.
OSP was assisted by the Sweet Home Fire Department, Sweet Home Police Department and ODOT.