Highway 58 Blocked East of Pleasant Hill

PLEASANT HILL, Ore. — Highway 58 is closed six miles east of Pleasant Hill due to a crash, ODOT said. An overturned tanker is blocking the highway. Police say five people, including the truck driver, were also involved in the crash. Police say┬ácars were stopped for ODOT construction, when a tanker came barreling from behind, … Continue reading »

Serious Injury Crash Closes HWY 58

OAKRIDGE, Ore. — Oregon State Police is continuing its investigation into a multi-vehicle, serious injury crash on Highway 58 Sunday. The highway was blocked about two miles west of Oakridge as OSP and ODOT worked to clear the scene. Around 4:40 p.m., the three vehicles involved in the crash were traveling eastbound; the vehicles rear … Continue reading »

Man Dies in Highway 58 Crash

OAKRIDGE, Ore. — A man died in a crash on Highway 58 about 12 miles east of Oakridge Tuesday. Oregon State Police say at 12:40 p.m. 55-year-old Peter John Brophy, of Crescent, was driving a pickup near milepost 48 when for some unknown reason he crossed the centerline and struck a travel trailer. The pickup … Continue reading »