Two Die in Head-On Crash Near Chemult

CHEMULT, Ore. – Oregon State Police are investigating a double fatal crash on Highway 97 Friday. Troopers say around 11 a.m. Kenneth C. Frazier, 44, of Gilchrist, was travelling southbound on Highway 97 near milepost 200 when he attempted to pass another vehicle in a no passing zone. At that time Earl R. Johnson, 73, … Continue reading »

Both Drivers Die in Head-On Crash

UPDATE: Oct. 14, 2013: Oregon State Police is making a correction to its investigation of a deadly wreck on Aug. 26th of this year. Two people died in the two-car wreck on Crow Road west of Eugene. Initially it was determined that Shaylinn Pearl Manchester of Veneta crossed the centerline and collided head-on with Zachary … Continue reading »

Woman Dies in Highway 101 Crash

LINCOLN CITY, Ore. — Oregon State Police and the Lincoln County Interagency Crash Team are continuing their investigation into a two-vehicle fatal crash on Highway 101 Sunday. Around 6:45 p.m., a Cadillac Deville driven by patty A. Weissenfluh, 58, of Depoe Bay, was travelling southbound near milepost 111 through a right curve. Weissenfluh crossed the … Continue reading »

Residents Question Safety of Road

EUGENE, Ore. — Police continue to investigate a fatal crash that killed a woman Wednesday. The crash happened between an SUV and an ambulance on Clear Lake Road. The exact cause of the crash is still being investigated, but many KEZI 9 News viewers commented that this particular stretch of road was a dangerous one. … Continue reading »

Update: Pedestrian Dies in I-5 Crash

ROSEBURG, Ore. — A pedestrian died in a crash on I-5 south about two miles south of Roseburg. The crashed happened along the southbound lanes of I-5 around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday near the Douglas County Fairgrounds. According to Oregon State Police, 34-year-old Everest McDonald from Days Creek, was hit by a car when he ran … Continue reading »

Fatal Accident Closes Clear Lake Road

UPDATE: The names of the people involved in the fatal crash on Clear Lake Road in Eugene have been released. The driver of the SUV who died at the scene was Patricia L. Morgan, 57, from Junction City. The ambulance driver was firefighter/EMT-I Jason Lockett, 26, and in the rear of the ambulance was fire … Continue reading »

Fatal Crash on Clear Lake Road

EUGENE, Ore. — One person is dead and three people were taken to the hospital after crashing head-on north of Eugene. The crash occurred early Wednesday afternoon on Clear Lake Road. Investigators say the crash was between an SUV and a Eugene Fire ambulance. The driver of the SUV died. The three people in the … Continue reading »

Crash Kills One and Injures Five

LINN COUNTY, Ore. — Oregon State Police say a Toyota Camry ran a stop sign at the intersection of Lake Creek and Highway 99 and struck a Dodge headed south on Highway 99. One of the Camry’s passengers, Leopoldo Clemente, 70, was pronounced dead at the scene. Five other people were taken to the hospital … Continue reading »

Albany Man Indicted After Fatal Crash

ALBANY, Ore. — Nearly eight months after a wreck that killed two people, an Albany man faces charges of criminally negligent homicide. Wallace Beaver was indicted by a Lincoln County grand jury last week and turned himself in on Friday morning. Oregon State Police say that on the morning of October 25, 2012, Beaver was … Continue reading »

Crash Kills 88-Year-Old Roseburg Man

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore. — The Douglas County Rural Fire District and Oregon State Police responded to a fatal crash Friday that caused traffic to back of for miles on I-5. Emergency responders say around 5:30 p.m. Carole Canfield, 76, of Roseburg, was traveling southbound on I-5 near milepost 120 when she began to drive toward … Continue reading »

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