One Killed in McKenzie Motel Fire

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Springfield Police have not yet identified the body of an adult woman found at a structure fire at the McKenzie Motel at 1747 Main Street that happened just before 1 a.m. The fire was contained to just one room, but that room was fully involved. After the fire was put out, a … Continue reading »

Man Dies in South Eugene House Fire

EUGENE, Ore. — An investigation is under way after a deadly house fire in South Eugene. One man is dead, and another person is in the hospital. The fire happened on the 1900 block of Dogwood Drive, at about 11:00┬áMonday night. Police say a man in his 70s was pronounced dead at the scene, and … Continue reading »

Two People Die in Myrtle Creek Fire

MYRTLE CREEK, Ore. — A teenager and his great-grandfather died in a structure fire Friday morning, about seven miles east of Myrtle Creek, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office said. After receiving a call at about 4:30 a.m., emergency responders in Douglas County say they arrived at a double wide mobile home in the 100 block … Continue reading »

Police Investigate Suspicious Fatal Fire

EUGENE, Ore. — An overnight house fire quickly turned into a death investigation in south Eugene. The Eugene Police Forensic Investigation Unit has been on the scene since just after midnight in the 2000 block of Elk Avenue, right next to Hendricks Park. Police were called to a fire there early Wednesday morning, but after … Continue reading »

Woman Killed in House Fire

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Springfield Fire and Police responded to a house fire Thursday morning to discover a woman did not make it out alive. The home is on the 900 block of N Street. When the fire started, a man who neighbors believe is the woman’s boyfriend was in the house, but was unable to … Continue reading »