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Story by Holly Hofstead - The Oregon Herald
Published on Friday June 4, 2021 - 10:45 PM
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JUNCTION CITY, Oregon - Just after 6:00am, a 2018 Harley Davidson motorcycle was being driven southbound on River Rd. near Hayes Ln. when it went off the road on a curve and left the roadway. The driver, 44-year old Chad Iseli and his passenger, 24-year old Myla Zelazny, both of Springfield, were thrown from the motorcycle and killed. Alcohol use is being investigated as a factor.

Lane County Sheriff's Office responded. An area resident getting his mail saw the crashed motorcycle and its two bodies in a nearby field. The motorcycle's two occupants were pronounced deceased on scene. Their names are being withheld at this time pending notification of next of kin. Investigators are working to determine the cause of the crash. If anyone has information related to this crash please contact the Lane County Sheriff's Office at 541-682-4150.

No other vehicles appear to have been involved.

The crash occurred just outside of Junction City south of Hayes Lane and north of Shadow Hills Country Club.