Critical Injuries in Log Truck Crash

ALBANY, Ore.—   A 21-year-old woman is in critical condition after her car collided with an empty log truck Thursday afternoon. Oregon State Police says it happened on Highway 20, just east of Albany. Police say the woman was headed west near milepost two, when she went off the road onto shoulder on the north side. … Continue reading »

Car Crashes into Tree near Harrisburg

HARRISBURG, Ore. — A man is in the hospital with non-life threatening injuries after crashing into a tree near Harrisburg Thursday morning. Oregon State Police says it happened at around 7 a.m. at a rest stop near mile marker 206 on I-5. The cause of the crash is under investigation.

Crash Delays Traffic on Beltline

EUGENE, Ore. — A two-vehicle crash brought traffic to a crawl Tuesday morning on Beltline Highway. Both SUVs had front-end damage. The vehicles were blocking both the eastbound lanes for about an hour until crews could clear a path. The crash is under investigation.

Hwy. 99 Southbound Down to One Lane

EUGENE, Ore. – Highway 99 near Pattison Street is restricted in the southbound direction to one lane while police investigate a crash involving a vehicle and a pedestrian. The crash happened just after 5 p.m. Wednesday. The northbound lanes are still open. EPD says the area will be shut down for an unknown period of time … Continue reading »

Vehicle Crashes into Building

EUGENE, Ore. — A suspected impaired driver hit two cars and then crashed into a home Friday night. Eugene Police say a driver was going too fast for the conditions at the intersection of Green Acres at Norikenzie. The car he was driving hit two cars and then crashed into the house at the corner. … Continue reading »

Woman Smashes Windshield on I-5

LINN COUNTY, Ore. – A woman was arrested after jumping on the hood of a car on the side of I-5 in Linn County Saturday. At about 4:30 p.m., two women ran out of gas on the highway, near Milepost 228. Shortly after pulling over, police say 24-year-old Victoria Lohmann approached them, pulled down her pants … Continue reading »

Sweet Home High Student Dies in Crash

SWEET HOME, Ore. – A 16-year-old Sweet Home High School student died Sunday afternoon after a car crash outside of Brownsville, and her friends are spending the week of Christmas remembering the teen  they say was sweet, witty, and respectful. Oregon State Police say 16-year-old Caroline Huss was driving westbound on Highway 228 on Sunday. … Continue reading »

Dedication of “Dreas Way”

JUNCTION CITY, Ore. –  The road leading to the new Oregon State mental hospital and prison now has a name to memorialize a Junction City woman killed in a car crash. Family, friends and community leaders gathered for the sign dedication Thursday evening.

Car Plows Through Business Near UO

EUGENE, Ore. — Workers at a Jambo World Crafts spent Saturday afternoon cleaning up damage after a car plowed into the storefront Friday night. It’s located just a few blocks from the University of Oregon near 13th and Alder. Friday night a woman drove right through the front of the store destroying clothing, glass fixtures, … 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 »

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