Fatal Crash on I-5

, Posted: Sat, May 4 2013 at 6:45 PM, Updated: Sat, May 4 2013 at 7:07 PM

A Talent man -- accused of driving the wrong way on I-5 --  is dead and Oregon State Police are  investigating the crash.

It happened late Friday night near milepost 11.

Police say 41-year-old Derek Massey, a Talent resident driving a Pontiac Vibe was headed Northbound in the Southbound lanes.

According to authorities he collided head-on with a California man in a Ford Expedition, who had non-life threatening injuries.

Massey was pronounced dead on scene. It's unknown if intoxicants played a role.

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