Motorcycle Accident Kills Reedsport Man

Members of the Douglas County Sheriff’s office responded to a fatal accident on Camp Creek Road near Loon Lake in Scottsburg. According to reports, on July 4th, 21-year-old Chad Raymond Davenport was camping with friends. Davenport left the camp on a friend’s Yamaha dirt bike to go for a quick ride. When Davenport did not return, his friends went looking for him. They found Davenport’s body a short distance away. Investigators determined that Davenport had failed to negotiate a corner and launched off the road and onto some boulders near the creek. He was not wearing a helmet.

This entry was posted on Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 and is filed under Local News, State News.