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OC woman dead in motorcycle crash
Oregon State Police troopers are continuing their investigation into the cause of a Saturday evening motorcycle crash along Highway 224 west of Barton that resulted in the death of an Oregon City woman.
Police say Jennifer Elaine Ward was headed westbound on Highway 224 with her husband ahead of her on a seperate motorcycle on Aug. 31, at approximately 6:15 p.m. After her husband noted he couldn't see her behind him, he turned around eastbound and found she had traveled off the highway and struck a tree. Although wearing a protective helmet, she was pronounced deceased at the scene following attempts to revive her.
OSP was assisted at the scene by Clackamas County Sheriff's Office, Boring Fire District, Clackamas County Medical Examiner's Office and ODOT.