Truck Rollover Blocks Roosevelt Blvd

EUGENE, Ore. — Crews say the intersection at Hwy 99 and Roosevelt Blvd. was blocked off as they worked to clear the scene of a crash. Police say the driver lost the truck’s brakes and turned to avoid hitting another car. The truck completely turned over and crews were working to remove gravel that spilled … Continue reading »

Fatal Crash Blocks Hwy 38

UPDATE — All lanes of Hwy 38 are open. SCOTTSBURG, Ore. — One person was killed in a head-on crash on Hwy 38 near Scottsburg, early Saturday morning. The highway is blocked in both directions and the closure may last several hours. Police say they received calls just after 6 a.m. Saturday, reporting a crash … Continue reading »

Eugene Man Dies in Crash on Highway 99

EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene man died after a single-car crash on Highway 99 just north of Eugene Friday morning. It happened just after 9 a.m. where Clear Lake Road crosses the highway. The 29-year-old driver from Eugene was pronounced dead at the scene. Crews were on the scene until early Friday afternoon. The crash … Continue reading »

Man Dead After Truck Crashes into Pole

EUGENE, Ore. — A man was killed Friday morning after his truck hit a pole and he was ejected from the vehicle. Oregon State Police says witnesses saw the truck driving eastbound on Clear Lake Road at a high rate of speed when it went through the the intersection at Highway 99 and hit a … Continue reading »

Students Reacting to Sexual Assault

EUGENE, Ore. — University of Oregon students are reacting to a reported sexual assault near campus. University of Oregon Police sent out a crime alert Thursday¬†to students about a sexual assault that happened at the Pioneer Cemetery.¬†Students we spoke with say the word on campus is to stay away from the area at night. UOPD … Continue reading »

Council Considers New Rest Stop Spot

EUGENE, Ore. — After the closure of the controversial homeless camp Whoville and the rejection of a new site near The Science Factory, some city councilors think they’ve found a decent place for a new city-approved homeless site. That site is near the BMX bike track near Autzen Stadium. Councilor George Brown made the suggestion … Continue reading »

EPD Quickly Catches Suspected Robber

EUGENE, Ore. — A quick response and a little assistance helped Eugene Police catch a suspected robber. Police say Alexander Watson walked up to the exterior pharmacy window at the Bi-Mart on Willakenzie Rd. and handed the worker a note. He threatened to blow up the building. Officers say the 25-year-old then ran. Witnesses provided … Continue reading »

Parents Reacting to Attempted Kidnapping

CRESWELL, Ore. — An attempted kidnapping has the Creswell community on high alert. The Lane County Sheriff’s Office says it happened at the corner of South 7th Street and Barber Drive around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. They say a mom called in, to report that a man claiming to know her tried to lure her son … Continue reading »

Toddler Found On School Playground

EUGENE, Ore. — For more than an hour Wednesday morning, police combed through a South Eugene neighborhood trying to reunite a toddler with his family. Police said it was a very rare situation, since the little boy was found, but no one ever noticed he was gone. Police went door to door with the toddler … Continue reading »

24 Injured in Pennsylvania Stabbing

MURRYSVILLE, Penn. (CNN) — A mass stabbing at Franklin Regional Senior High School in suburban Pennsylvania has left 24 injured. There are no fatalities, but a few students remain in critical condition. The attack occurred shortly after 7 a.m. Eastern time and lasted roughly five minutes. “The freshman who was on the ground and got … Continue reading »

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