APD PRESS RELEASE Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision Case #14-755, 04-10-14
ASHLAND POLICE DEPARTMENT
Re: Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision
APD Case #14-755
Date: April 10, 2014
On April 10, 2014 at approximately 10:32 PM, Ashland Police and Ashland Fire and Rescue responded to the intersection Ashland St. and Siskiyou Blvd. on a reported fatal motor vehicle collision.
On arrival the responding units found the male driver of the 2000 Mercedes SUV to be deceased and the female passenger in serious condition and was transported to Rogue Regional Medical Center.
The investigation showed that the vehicle was being driven East on Siskiyou Blvd and started to make the turn onto Ashland St. striking a power pole and building and stopping in the median.
The investigation is continuing and at this time.
Deceased: Salvatore Antonio Pippa III, Age 33, 144 S. Mountain Ave., Ashland
Passenger: Christine Lee Kuehu, Age 36, 321 Engle St. #203, Ashland
Ofc. Steve MacLennan
Ashland Police Department
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