Pedestrian killed in Highway 20 crash
May 07,2008 00:00 by Cheryl McDermott

LEBANON, Ore. – A 38-year old Lebanon woman died late Tuesday night after she was struck by a car as she attempted to cross Highway 20, police reported.

According to an Oregon State Police (OSP) news release, Tricia Michelle Harris was hit by a 1993 Dodge Dynasty driven by Dana Jeanette Meacham, 33, of Sweet Home. Meacham was traveling east in the right-hand lane of Highway 20 near milepost 19 about 11 p.m., May 6, when the accident occurred.

Harris was pronounced dead at the scene, troopers said.

Meacham was transported by ambulance to Lebanon Community Hospital where she was treated for minor injuries suffered in the crash, OSP reported.

While OSP troopers from the Albany area command office are continuing the investigation, no criminal charges are anticipated, the release stated.