Crash kills one near Grants Pass

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GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A traffic collision Monday morning has left one person dead.

About 11 a.m., a Ford SUV went across the center line before swerving to avoid a head-on collision. The SUV and another vehicle hit driver’s side to driver’s side, spinning the SUV onto the shoulder where 56-year-old Todd Stanley Weinkauf was pronounced dead at the scene.

His passenger, 64-year-old Cameron A. Weinkauf was taken to a Grants Pass hospital with non-life threatening injuries, as was the driver of the other vehicle, David Hart of Medford. He was treated for minor injuries.