A Talent man died late Friday night after driving northbound in the southbound lanes of Interstate 5 and hitting another vehicle head-on. Police say 41-year-old Derek Massey was pronounced dead at the scene after hitting a vehicle driven by 36-year-old Ryan Thompson of French Gulch, California. Thompson sustained non-life threatening injuries. Oregon State Police is continuing to investigate the crash. It is unknown at this time if intoxicants were contributing factors.
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