4 Critically Injured in Hwy 99 Crash

EUGENE, Ore. — Emergency crews rushed six people to the hospital, four in critical condition, following a crash on Highway 99. According to the Lane Fire Authority, it appears a car and a utility truck smashed into each other head-on around 9 Tuesday night. The wreck was between Irving and Airport Roads. Shortly after the … Continue reading »

Tony Stewart Fatally Hits Fellow Driver

(CNN) — Police say there is no evidence of criminal intent in the Saturday crash that involved NASCAR driver Tony Stewart. The driver hit and killed Kevin Ward Jr. while competing in a race at Canandaigua Motorsports Park in upstate New York. Video shows Ward’s sprint car hitting a wall, after apparently being cut off … Continue reading »

Deadly Crash Closes Hwy 126

VIDA, Ore. — A motorcyclist was killed in a crash¬†just before 10 a.m.¬†Saturday. Police say he lost control on Highway 126 near milepost 36 and crashed in the middle of the road. Both lanes were closed for nearly two hours as authorities investigated. One lane is now open to drivers.

OSP Investigates Serious Injury Crash

TURNER, Ore. — Oregon state police is continuing its investigation into a three-vehicle traffic crash, Monday. OSP says the crash occurred around 3:30 p.m. along Enchanted Way near the entrance of the Enchanted Forest Theme Park. A 2001 Mitsubishi Montero sport utility vehicle driven by Gerald R. Luttrell, 50, of Salem, was traveling southbound from … Continue reading »

Police Investigate Deadly Hwy 126 Crash

VIDA, Ore. — A Blue River woman is dead after an early-morning crash on Highway 126. Police say a Toyota Camry was driving eastbound at about 1:45 a.m. Sunday when it crossed the center line. The car’s driver over-corrected and crashed into a ditch near milepost 30. Police say the driver, 40-year-old Jennifer Coach, was … Continue reading »

Hwy 99 Crash Causes Gas Leak

EUGENE, Ore. — Clear Lake Road near Highway 99 is open after a crash between a motorcycle and car closed it down for hours Saturday. Lane Fire Authority responded to the crash around 11 a.m. Officials say the motorcycle rear-ended a car then slid over three lanes. It then hit a gas line and caused … Continue reading »

Fiery Crash Kills One on Hwy. 58

NEAR LOWELL, Ore. — A fiery, head-on crash killed one person on Highway 58, about 12 miles east of Pleasant Hill. Troopers say a Dodge pickup driven by a man was eastbound on Highway 58. It crossed the centerline and hit a truck hauling a semi-trailer loaded with computers and tires. OSP says the truck … Continue reading »

Skateboarder in Coma After Head Injury

EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene skateboarder is in a coma after falling and hitting his head early Saturday morning. His family says a random stranger helped save his life. Cary Bredfield says around 2:00 a.m. on July 5th he called his brother to ask how his 4th of July was, but his brother Micky didn’t … Continue reading »

Car Crashes Into Home

EUGENE, Ore. — A car came crashing into a Eugene family’s home early Friday morning. No one was hurt. Deputies believe an impaired driver is to blame. Lane County sheriff’s deputies were called to the home on the corner of Gimpl Hill Road and Bailey Hill Road just after 12:30 a.m. They say people inside … Continue reading »

Two People Recovering from Head-On Crash

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Two people are recovering after a head-on collision east of Springfield Thursday morning. Oregon State Police shut down the highway near milepost 11 shortly after 7 a.m. Police say a female driver in a Buick sedan crossed the center line, crashing into an SUV. Investigators are still trying to figure out why … Continue reading »

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