Fatal Car Accident on Highway 58

OAKRIDGE, Ore. — A man is dead after an early morning crash on Highway 58. Oregon State Police says it happened at about 3:30 a.m. Friday, about 25 miles east of Oakridge. Troopers say a Freightliner truck was headed west, pulling a trailer loaded with tree products. The driver lost control on a downhill curve, … Continue reading »

School Mourns Loss of Carlos Perez

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Heavy hearts Friday at Hamlin Middle School as Carlos Perez’ teachers and classmates mourned the loss of their friend. Carlos died early Friday morning, after being critically injured in a car accident on January 18. “Unfortunately today was the devastation,” said Kevin Wright, the Principal of Hamlin Middle School. ”We got the news … Continue reading »

Car Drives into Business

EUGENE, Ore. — A dramatic scene near the University of Oregon Friday night. An SUV went smashing through the front of a business on Alder Street. The car went all the way through the storefront of Jambo World Crafts. Witnesses say they saw the SUV pull out of the Sacred Heart General Hospital parking lot, … Continue reading »

Goshen Fire Hosts Training Event

EUGENE, Ore. — The scene of a car accident can be a chaotic one, especially if there are passengers trapped inside. To make sure responding crews are as prepared as can be, the Goshen Fire Department ran its annual training event this weekend in Eugene. The B & R Autowrecking yard was transformed into a … Continue reading »