Douglas County Sheriff's Office


 Justice Building • Roseburg, Oregon 97470 • (541) 440-4450

John Hanlin


Date/Time of Release:  07/16/2010 - 14:45
Contact Person:  Dwes Hutson  
Contact Number:  541-440-4464  
Subject:  Fatal Vehicle Accident  
Date/Time of Incident:  07/14/2010 - 21:00
Incident Location:  Glenbrook Loop Road, mile post 7, Riddle, Oregon  
Case Number:  10-2595  
Passenger / Deceased:  Fletcher, Helen Phylis / 53 yoa / Riddle, OR
Driver:  Dilworth, Clarence Gene / 57 yoa / Riddle, OR
Passenger:  Dilworth, Robin Renee / 47 yoa / Riddle, OR

Vehicle: 1999 Ford F350 pickup

On Wednesday, July 14, 2010, at about 2100 hours, deputies responded to a single vehicle accident on Glenbrook Loop Road near mile post 7.

A 1999 Ford pickup operated by Clarence Dilworth was east bound when it drifted off the roadway and struck a tree. The vehicle suffered major front end damage.

All occupants were transported to Mercy Hospital with what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries.

On Thursday, July 15th, at about 1300 hours, Helen Fletcher died at Mercy Hospital as a result of internal injuries sustained in the accident.

The accident is still under investigation.

Next of kin has been notified.

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