Rickreall, Ore. – Troopers from the Oregon State Police (OSP) are still continuing to investigate all the unanswered questions from a fatal hit and run accident on April 14th. Detectives are looking for a commercial vehicle driver who was in the area at the time of the crash. The accident took place near the intersection of Hwy 22 and Hwy 99W in Polk County between 12:30am-2:30am.
Detectives believe the driver of the commercial vehicle may have information relating to the crash involving a Toyota Prius and a motorcycle. It’s possible officials say, that and the Prius may have been attempting to pass the commercial vehicle when the collision occurred.
It is possible the driver of the CMV was unaware of the crash but may have pulled over shortly thereafter for an unknown reason. OSP is asking CMV operators who may have information about or who may have been driving in the area during the listed time frame to contact OSP Dispatch at 503-375-3555.
**Updated April 18th, noon**
Brenden James Duck was located and arrested on April 16th and is being lodged in the Polk County Jail. Duck has been charged with Criminally Negligent Homicide, Felony Hit & Run, Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle, Criminal Mischief 1st Degree and PCS Meth.
Two of the other three people of intesest Oregon State Police were looking for, have found. Jessica Jaeger and Michala Ann Brown were located and questioned. However investigators are still trying to locate Makayla Aldeguer as a person of interest. If you have any information on Ms. Aldeguer’s whereabouts, please contact OSP.
- Previous story – from Saturday April 15th -
Michala Ann Brown, the person wanted as a person of interest, was located and is in custody and cooperating with the investigation.
Now however, Oregon State Police are seeking to speak with three other persons of interest. Those persons are:
*Makayla C. Aldeguer, age 23, of McMinnville (pictured above)
*Brenden James Duck, age 19, of McMinnville
*Jessica M. Jaeger, age 19, of Sheridan
OSP is asking if anyone knows the location of the above persons or has information about the incident to call 800-452-7888.
*Updated Friday 5pm April 14th*
OSP looking for 22 year old Michala Ann Brown, last known to live in McMinnville but she also has relatives in Dayton. She is a person of interest an Oregon State Police that involves a stolen vehicle, a vehicle fire and also a fatal hit and run involving a motorcyclist.
*Previous Story -
Friday April 14th around 6:30am, Oregon State Police was notified of a fatal motorcycle crash in Polk County on Hwy 22 just outside Dallas, Oregon. Shortly after arriving on scene of the motorcycle accident, OSP was then notified of a car fire nearby.
OSP determined that the vehicle on fire had been reported stolen out of Lincoln County several days earlier. Evidence at the scene of the motorcycle accident links to that stolen car, which was a black Prius. The victim in the motorcycle fatality is 43 year old James Rudolph Osredkar from Sheridan.
If you were perhaps in the area and the time or the crash or the car fire or have any information where authorities can locate Ms. Brown, please contact OSP Dispatch at 800-452-7888.