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Wild Turkey Causes Deadly Motorcycle Crash

Sherman County, Oregon -A motorcycle rider is dead after a freak accident with a wild turkey in Eastern Oregon. A tragic case of being in the wrong place at the wrong time. The crash happened Sunday morning around 11:30am on Highway 97 about two miles north of Moro in Sherman county. Cpt. Tim Fox with Oregon State Police says the motorcycle rider 55-year-old Vanessa Gunther from Junction city died at the scene. She was riding her motorcycle when a wild turkey flew out in front a semi-truck on the highway. The truck hit the bird. Then the bird swung around and hit the Gunther on her…

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