1 killed in foggy Oregon crash involving dozens of vehicles.
The driver behind the wheel of the Mercedes, Michael R. Thompson, died. The front-seat passenger, who was wearing a seat belt, was injured. Two passengers in the back seat, who were not wearing seat belts, died. The second vehicle, a black Volvo, also involved, struck a tree and caught fire.
Oregon State Police were assisted at the scene by the Oregon National Guard.
Bethany, Oregon, is about 40 miles southeast of Portland.