Groups Raise Money for the Wattiers

EUGENE, Ore. — Ten days ago, Lane County Deputy Drew Wattier and his wife. Michelle, were involved in a hit-and-run crash outside their hotel in Mexico. While they’re recovering, there is a lot left to do. The Wattiers’ friends and family say the past 10 days have been long, but they have to remember that … Continue reading »

Emeralds Raise Funds for Wattiers

EUGENE, Ore. — The Eugene Emeralds are also pitching in to help the Wattiers. The team will donate 100 percent of a specific ticket package. The Ems are selling 10-game vouchers for $90 that are good for any game next season. All of that money will go to the Wattiers’ medical fund as well. Click … Continue reading »

Support Pours in for Wattiers

EUGENE, Ore. — Lane County sheriff’s deputy Drew Wattier made it safely to San Diego from Mexico. And we’ve learned his wife Michelle is on her way to the United States. A Facebook page that’s updating the couple’s conditions says that as of about two hours ago Michelle was on her way to a hospital … Continue reading »

Injured Deputy Back in U.S.

EUGENE, Ore. — Lane County sheriff’s deputy Drew Wattier is in San Diego, according to a Facebook page that’s updating the couple’s condition. He and his wife, Michelle, were the victims of a hit-and-run outside a resort in Mexico. The page goes on to say Michelle will hopefully be flown back Friday. Her family has … Continue reading »

Lane County Couple Stable for Transport

EUGENE, Ore. — Some good news from the Lane County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday–Deputy Drew Wattier and his wife, Michelle, are now stable enough for transport. They were the victims of a hit-and-run by a car Friday night outside their Los Cabos, Mexico resort. They’re currently in a Mexican hospital, but the sheriff’s office says they’re … Continue reading »

Support Grows for Deputy and His Wife

EUGENE, Ore. — The community is starting to rally around a Lane County sheriff’s deputy and his wife critically injured in a hit-and-run accident in Mexico. The accident happened Friday while Deputy Drew Wattier and his wife, Michelle, were on vacation in Los Cabos, Mexico. Michelle works at Eugene accounting firm Moss Adams and her … Continue reading »

LCSO Reacts to Deputy and Wife

EUGENE, Ore. — Co-workers and friends of a Lane County sheriff’s deputy and his wife who were involved in a hit-and-run say the agency has been brought to its knees. While vacationing in Mexico the couple became victims of a hit-and-run outside their hotel. Deputy Drew Wattier and his wife, Michelle, are still in critical … Continue reading »

Deputy and Wife Critically Injured

LOS CABOS, Mexico — A Lane County sheriff’s deputy and his wife are in critical but stable condition after they were victims of a hit-and-run. It happened while Deputy Drew Wattier and his wife, Michelle, were on vacation in Los Cabos, Mexico. Witnesses saw the couple get hit by a vehicle outside their hotel. Sgt. … Continue reading »

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