Friday afternoon Washington County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a traffic crash near SW Hillsboro Highway and SW Morilon Lane involving a sedan and and cement mixer truck.
Deputies arrived and found the driver of the sedan, 16 year old Manuel Perez-Luis of Hilsboro deceased.
Sheriff’s say that during the investigation deputies determined the Perez-Luis was driving south on SW
Hillsboro Highway when he lost control after a curve.
The driver of the cement truck was unable to stop and the cars crashed.
Deputies believe that Luis-Perez was speeding before the crash.
The driver of the cement truck was uninjured.