Oregon Man Killed In Crash On Highway 299

Traffic on  highway 299 was slowed for much of the day Friday near Round Mountain after a fatal crash between two big rigs. The crash was reported about 12:30AM Friday morning. The two big rigs were on their side following the collision in a curve, and Highway 299 was completely blocked for about nine hours. According to the CHP, Daniel Maciejewski of Garden City, Idaho, was eastbound when he entered a sharp right curve in the roadway near Oak Run Road. The trucks trailer came loose and went into the path of another big rig headed westbound. According to the CHP, Maciejewski suffered major injuries in the wreck, as did his passenger 44-year-old Thomas O'berry of Star, Idaho. The driver of the other big rig, 50-year-old Clarence Avila of Powell Butte, Oregon was killed in the crash. A passenger in that truck sustained major injuries.  Fuel from at least one of the big rigs was leaking on to the road.