Deadly Crash on Hwy 228

BROWNSVILLE, Ore. — Oregon State Police say a 16-year-old girl was killed in a two-vehicle crash along HWy 228 – two miles east of Brownsville. Police say she was driving with her mother westbound on 228 when she crossed the center line and was struck by an eastbound tow truck. OSP says the girl’s mother … Continue reading »

Springfield Man Speaks Out After Crash

EUGENE, Ore. — The Springfield man who caused a deadly crash in Brownsville this week has told KEZI 9 News what happened. Stephen Dyal is recovering in a local hospital. He was behind the wheel when his truck crossed the center line, hitting 62-year-old Bonnie Badgley’s SUV. “You know I carry a pretty big burden … Continue reading »

One Dies, One Injured in Head-On Crash

BROWNSVILLE, Ore. — A deadly head-on collision shut down Highway 228 in Brownsville Wednesday morning. Oregon State Police say at about 10:40 a.m. Wednesday,  54-year-old Stephen J. Dyal, from Springfield, was driving a pickup westbound on Highway 228 when he traveled into the other lane around a curve in a no-passing zone and crashed head-on … Continue reading »

UPDATE: Fatal Crash Closes Highway 228

BROWNSVILLE, Ore. — Highway 228 has reopened after a fatal crash happened three miles east of Brownsville. Oregon State Police say at about 10:40 a.m. Wednesday,  54-year-old Stephen J. Dyal, from Springfield was driving a pickup westbound on Highway 228 when he passed another vehicle on a curve in a no-passing zone and crashed head-on into … Continue reading »