Wrong-way driver causes traffic scare

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KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – An elderly man from Arizona was the wrong-way driver yesterday on Highway 97 that cause quite a traffic stir. The 83-year old man was driving a motorhome against traffic and caused other drivers to dart to the shoulder. Oregon State police got calls about the man driving southbound, about 13 miles north of Klamath Falls, and it took him about six miles to notice a trooper behind him and pull over. The man was taken to the hospital for treatment of a possible stroke. No one was injured.