Passenger Dies in Single-Vehicle Accident on Fourth of July


An Idaho man died Monday evening in a single-vehicle accident on Highway 244, 13 miles east of Ukiah.

The Oregon State Police responded to the accident around 7:36 p.m. at milepost 13. According to the OSP, a silver Subaru Crosstrek, operated by Jacob Moser, 30, of Yakima, Wash., left the roadway and rolled. The cause of the crash is under investigation.

Moser was transported via LifeFlight for his injuries. The passenger in the Subaru, Christopher Kendrick, 26, Mountain Home, Idaho, sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Highway 244 was closed for approximately six hours.

OSP was also assisted by Ukiah Quick Response Team and the Oregon Department of Transportation.