Wrecks Cause Closure on Beltline

EUGENE, Ore. — If you were stuck in it, you know this already. If your weren’t, be glad, as Beltline turned into a parking lot Tuesday. Eugene police say the first reported wreck came in about 10:45 a.m. There was a wreck on eastbound Beltline. Just minutes later there was a second crash. Traffic due … Continue reading »

Van Crashes into Log Truck

EUGENE, Ore. — A woman was taken to the hospital Wednesday morning after a van crashed into a log truck. The van’s driver was making a right turn onto Beltline from Roosevelt when the car clipped the back end of the truck. Officers on scene say the driver probably thought she had enough room to … Continue reading »

Driver Arrested in Beltline Crash

EUGENE, Ore. — The wrong-way driver that caused a head-on crash Sunday, closing the Beltline Highway for six hours, was arrested Monday. Bryan Andrew Bierce, 25, from California, was arrested on two counts of assault in the second degree, DUII and reckless driving. Bierce has been lodged at the Lane County Jail. The crash happened … Continue reading »