Fall Creek Drowning Victim’s Name Released

LANE COUNTY, Ore. — The Lane County Sheriff’s Office has identified the boy who drowned Thursday morning at Fall Creek Reservoir as Ethan Wyatt Braden, 17, from Minnesota. Witnesses say Braden jumped off a 25-30 foot rock ledge, hitting it on the way down. The Lane County Search and Rescue Dive Team found Braden’s body … Continue reading »

Swimmer Drowns at Fall Creek Reservoir

FALL CREEK, Ore. — He was found dead by rescue crews Thursday afternoon. Witnesses told search and rescue crews that after the male launched himself off the ledge at Fall Creek Reservoir, he hit another part of it. His name has not been released while the Lane County Sheriff’s Department notifies his family. They say … Continue reading »