Published On: Thu, Sep 5th, 2013

Fatal Motorcycle Accident in Grants Pass Has Lane County Connection

Story last updated on September 5th, 2013 at 6:46 pm.

Oregon State Police (OSP) from Grants pass are investigating a fatal crash which occurred Thursday morning along Highway 199 south of Grants Pass that took the life of an adult motorcyclist.

Fatal Motorcycle Acciden on Hwy 199 at milepost 14.2 Photo: Oregon State Police

Fatal Motorcycle Acciden on Hwy 199 at milepost 14.2
Photo: Oregon State Police

On September 5, 2013 at approximately 8:00 a.m., a 2003 Harley Davidson motorcycle operated by Randall Kent Lubin, age 56, from Selma, Oregon, was northbound on Highway 199 near milepost 14 crossed the centerline. Lubin collided head-on with a southbound 1992 Peterbilt truck pulling a semi-trailer.

The truck’s driver, Lee Conner, age 59, of Springfield was unable to avoid the motorcycle and stopped about a hundred yards down the road after impact.

The motorcycle’s operator was pronounced deceased at the scene. He was wearing a protective helmet. It is not known why his vehicle crossed the centerline.

Conner, a driver for Weatherly’s Inc., out of Eugene, was not injured. He was driving transporting building supplies.


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  1. Anonymous says:

    Rest in Peace Randy…Those of us down here in CA. will miss you dearly.

  2. Anonymous says:

    rest in peace RANDY it was great running with you,youll be missed.

  3. Anonymous says:

    damm it Randy

  4. Anonymous says:

    Sorry for your loss my brothers…..

  5. James Lindley says:

    To all of you who have responded to this tragic loss to our family I would like to thank you on behalf of my brother Patrick. Even though Randy wasnt my biological father he was more of a father to me than my own and he will be sorely missed by all. I love you DAD! James

  6. Anonymous says:

    Randy, you will be sorely missed. Ironically I saw you after many years of absence at Don Randolph’s funeral. Godspeed, Randy Lubin – Phill Pollard, a fellow “PG Thug”

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