Teen killed in single-car crash near Amity

Teen killed in single-car crash near Amity
Photo: Oregon State Police.

NEAR AMITY, Ore. – A 19-year-old woman died in a Thursday morning crash on Highway 153 east of Amity, according to Oregon State Police.

Police are still investigating what caused the woman to lose control of her 1999 Toyota Camry four-door sedan just before 10:30 a.m. and drive off the road and down an embankment. The top of the car collided with a tree.

The woman’s car was the only one involved in the crash, which happened near Southeast Burch Hill Road.

The woman was wearing a seat belt.

OSP said the woman’s name will be released later Thursday.

Police said no one saw the crash but a neighbor heard it and called 911.