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News Release
Critical injury crash on Hwy 22E-Marion County - 09/16/22

On Thursday, September 15, 2022 at approximately 11:36 AM, Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a single vehicle crash on Hwy 22E near milepost 25.  

Preliminary investigation revealed an eastbound gray Subaru Outback, operated by Randy Flickinger (65) of Salem, left the roadway for unknown reasons. The vehicle struck a tree on the westbound shoulder. 

Randy Flickinger and his passenger, Lorella Flickinger (73) of Salem, were flown via Life Flight to area hospitals in critical condition. 

Hwy 22E was closed from approximately 1 hour. 

OSP was assisted by Marion County Sheriff’s Office, Linn County Sheriff’s Office and ODOT. 

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