Kara Shepherd struck and killed on Highway 97 identified

By | November 30, 2021

Kara Shepherd Death – Cause Of Death: 44-year-old Kara Shepherd of Redmond was struck and killed by a vehicle while trying to cross Highway 97 near the Redmond airport exit on Saturday 27th November 2021 at about 10 p.m.

Oregon State Polices responded to the crash, upon their arrival they found out that 44-year-old Kara Shepherd of Redmond was attempting to cross four lanes of the highway when she was struck and killed by a Lexus traveling northbound. She was found dead at the scene with serious injuries.

The driver whose identity has not been released was not harmed and was still at the scene of the accident assisting with the investigation. The crash is still under investigation by the Oregon State Police supported by Redmond Police Department.