Barrier to be Installed at Crash Site

LINN COUNTY, Ore. — ODOT says there have been several crossover crashes in the area on Interstate 5 where Thursday’s fatal crash happened. So what, if anything is being done to prevent them? It just so happens, ODOT has plans next summer to build cable barriers in the very spot where that double crossover crash … Continue reading »

UPDATE: Crash Victim’s Identity Released

MILLERSBURG, Ore. — Troopers have identified the driver killed in Thursday’s crash on I-5. OSP says the car driven by Amber Forest was northbound on I-5 near milepost 237 when it went into the center median. The car went into the southbound lanes and hit a semi-truck. The 28-year-old from Aumsville was pronounced dead at … Continue reading »

Businesses Raise Money for Local Family

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Local Springfield businesses are teaming up to raise money for the Guzman Family. The family lost their 8-year-old son, Yonic, in a car crash in Albany in early January. Both stores and restaurants in the Paramount Center strip mall are raffling off a variety of prizes including gift certificates, flowers, and pedicures. … Continue reading »

Crash Blocks I-5 Northbound Lanes Near Albany

ALBANY, Ore. — Interstate 5 northbound near milepost 235 in Albany is back open Tuesday evening following a nasty crash that shut down the highway for several hours. Police say the semi-truck driver lost control of his truck while turning on an on-ramp. The semi rolled on its side, landed across the freeway, and spilled … Continue reading »