Rollover leaves one dead

By Kelly Ducote, The Observer October 07, 2013 07:56 am

ENTERPRISE– An Enterprise man was found dead at the site of an accident Sunday morning.

 

Ricky Fischer, 52, was found deceased at the scene of a single-vehicle rollover accident on Crow Creek Road.

Wallowa County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call at 6:18 a.m. Sunday regarding the accident about 5.6 miles north of Zumalt Road. The reporting party said it appeared that the only occupant of the vehicle was deceased inside the 2004 Chevy Silverado pickup.

Deputies from the sheriff's office and troopers from Oregon State Police responded to the scene, where they verified that Fischer was deceased. The Wallowa County medical examiner was called to the scene. A tow truck and the Enterprise Fire Department was also requested to assisting in righting  the upside down vehicle and to extricate the man.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation.