On Friday, Nov. 11, at approximately, 10:12 p.m., a silver Chevrolet Aveo, operated by Sabino Cuautenango-Zacualpa, 25, of Salem, was traveling eastbound on Highway 58 during icy roadway conditions when he lost control of his vehicle. The Chevrolet Aveo crossed into the westbound lane and into the path of a white, 1999 Ford F-350 pickup, operated by Kenneth Lane, 83, from La Pine, where the two vehicles collided. Cuautenango-Zacualpa was pronounced deceased at the scene. Lane sustained minor injuries and declined medical transport. Highway 58 was reduced to one lane. for approximately 5 hours to investigate and clear the roadway.
OSP was assisted by the Klamath County Sheriff’s Office, Central Cascade Fire and EMS, and ODOT.