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 »

Nima’s Wish Comes True

EUGENE, Ore. — The sound of African drums, like the heart, it’s a constant beat. The tatoo transports Eliman Gibba to Africa–  to Gambia where he was born and where he and his wife planned to take to their daughter, Nima. At 11-years-old, her life was cut short. January 2009. Nima was returning from dance … Continue reading »

Head-on Crash Kills Driver

VENETA, Ore. — A head-on collision near Veneta killed one driver early Thursday morning. When deputies arrived to the scene of the crash, they found that a semi truck had completely torn off the top of a Honda Accord after the two vehicles collided head-on. Troopers say at about 8 a.m. a large Lane County … Continue reading »

No Charges Filed in Deadly Crash

SWEET HOME, Ore. — After an eight-month investigation, the Linn County District Attorney decided not to file charges against the man who caused a deadly crash. The district attorney’s decision to drop all charges against Steven Dyal for the fatal crash he allegedly caused on Highway 228 came as a surprise to both him and … Continue reading »

North Bend Man Killed in Crash

LAKESIDE, Ore. — A crash on Highway 101 near Lakeside killed a North Bend man Sunday morning. Jon Copsey, 60, was traveling southbound along Highway 101 when he drove off  the shoulder, into the brush and struck a tree. Copsey was pronounced dead at the scene when Oregon State troopers arrived. His wife Beatrice Copsey … Continue reading »

Police Investigate Fatal Vehicle Crash

HARRISBURG, Ore. — The Linn County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash that happened Tuesday afternoon. Kenneth Kirkpatrick, 52, of Shedd, was traveling west on Diamond Hill Drive when his vehicle was struck by a van traveling north on Powerline Road, investigators said. The van driven by Glenda Boundy, 38, of Corvallis, … Continue reading »

Cottage Grove Woman Hit and Killed

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — Police have released the name of the woman who was hit and killed by a car Monday afternoon. It happened at 3:18 p.m. in the 74000 block of London Road, south of Cottage Grove Lake. That’s where investigators say a woman was standing at the end of her driveway near her … Continue reading »

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