Driver of truck that drove into Klamath Lake identified

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KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — The truck driver that crashed into Upper Klamath Lake on 140W on Tuesday has been identified.

73 year old Carl Hansen from Medford was traveling east when his truck went off the roadway around 6:40am at milemarker 58, and into the ice covered lake.

Hansen wasn’t seriously injured in the crash, and his dog escaped injury as well. Oregon State Police still has the crash under investigation.