Sherwood, Oregon – A Sherwood man has died after the motorcycle he was riding crossed the center line on Scholls Sherwood Road and hit a car head on. It happened near Sherwood just before 6:30 p.m. last night. The motorcycle rider has been identified as 57 year old Martin Ellis. Deputies with the Washington County Sheriff’s Office don’t know why he crossed the center line.
The car he struck was driven by 40 year old Brian Medley of Hillsboro. He and his passenger, 47 year old Danny Hetzel of Forest Grove were not hurt. Medley was driving a 1995 Isuzu Rodeo.