Urgent Care Prepares for Ebola

EUGENE, Ore. — Questions about Ebola preparedness are everywhere, including in Oregon. With flu season just around the corner, staff with the Eugene Urgent Care Clinics say they’re always prepared for any infectious disease this time of year, but a false Ebola case last week really kicked things into high gear and they’ve been working … Continue reading »

Courthouse Evacuated Due to Odor

EUGENE, Ore. — The Eugene Fire Department was called to the federal courthouse in downtown Eugene after reports of a suspicious odor. Some employees outside who told KEZI 9 News there were fumes of some sort. In addition to fire crews and an ambulance, police also responded. Employees were let back in after about an … Continue reading »

Hazmat Investigates Incident at House

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Emergency crews were busy Wednesday night with a drug investigation that turned dangerous. The Interagency Narcotics Team was investigating at a house on Forsythia in Springfield when they stumbled upon materials they believed could be dangerous. That’s why they called in hazmat and fire crews to take a closer look at the … Continue reading »

Hazmat Crews Respond to Home

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Hazmat crews were called to a Springfield home Wednesday night. However, it’s still not clear what they were called for. They were working in the 4300 block of Forsythia for most of the night. The state Fire Marshal’s Office also responded. Emergency crews said they were called out by officers. “There was … Continue reading »

Powder Scare at State Office Building

SALEM, Ore. — A letter containing white powder prompted an evacuation at the Oregon Department of Revenue building in Salem Wednesday. At 7 a.m., an employee was exposed to the substance in the mail room. It drew a heavy response from police, HazMat crews and the Oregon National Guard. HazMat crews quarantined seven employees in the … Continue reading »

Hazmat Crews Respond to Eugene Business

EUGENE, Ore. — Fire and hazmat crews responded to a business in west Eugene late Wednesday night. Employees at Life Technologies called 9-1-1 around 11:30 after a fire alarm went off. There was no sign of a fire when crews arrived, but since the company that occupies the building works with chemicals, a hazmat team … Continue reading »

Raw: HWY 126 Open After Crash

You can view raw footage of the crash, cleanup and sound from crews above.   EUGENE, Ore. — Highway 126 at Greenhill Rd. has been opened after a crash sent a woman to the hospital this morning. Crews were working to get the road open and clear of the 100 gallons of diesel fuel that spilled … Continue reading »