California man dies Sunday in I-5 crash near Phoenix
A California man died Sunday in a vehicle crash on Interstate 5 between Phoenix and Talent, Oregon State Police reported.
Craig McRae, 70, of Vacaville, California, was driving south in a 1996 Chevrolet SUV just before 10:40 a.m. Near milepost 23, the vehicle went off the roadway for unknown reasons, rolled over, and landed in a field, OSP said in a news release.
One lane of the freeway was closed during the initial emergency response and police investigation. Talent police, Jackson County Fire District No. 5, Mercy Flights and the Oregon Department of Transportation also responded.