Eugene Ranks High for Driver Safety

EUGENE, Ore. — A new report ranks Eugene one of the safest driving cities in the country. It came in at 12th. So we took the streets to see if drivers agreed with the lofty ranking. For the last 12 years Zall Villanueva has taught young Eugenians to steer safely, and it looks like training … Continue reading »

Mother Wants Tougher Driving Laws

EUGENE, Ore. — Five years ago Monday, a Eugene mother lost her son. On the fifth anniversary of his death, she’s protesting the way he died. On August 27, 2007, a 16-year-old driver struck and killed 9-year-old Vaclav Hajek as he was pushing his bike across Bailey Hill Road. The boy’s mother Marina Hajek says … Continue reading »