Crash Closes Southbound I-5

CANYONVILLE, Ore. — ODOT Crews say southbound I-5  about 10 miles north of Canyonville was closed for several hours Sunday evening after a semi-truck rolled over. Traffic was being detoured through Myrtle Creek. Crews say one lane of northbound I-5 was also blocked because of another crash. No word on the cause of the crash or … Continue reading »

UPDATE: One Lane Open on I-5 South

UPDATE from ODOT (12:58 p.m.) : One lane is now open on southbound I-5, three miles north of Albany. However, there are long lines of vehicles waiting to travel after a series of multiple vehicle crashes earlier. Motorists should avoid travel on I-5 from Albany to Eugene. While a single lane has been reopened, there … Continue reading »

Man Crashes into School Bus on I-5

LANE COUNTY, Ore. — A man is in custody after a bizarre incident on Interstate 5 Tuesday afternoon. Oregon State Police say the man rammed his car into a school bus and then took off his pants as he tried to get into the bus. There weren’t any kids onboard. OSP says it all started around … Continue reading »

Truck vs. Boat Crash Closes I-5

WILSONVILLE, Ore. – Oregon State Police say a crash closed Interstate 5 southbound lanes for over two hours Tuesday morning. OSP says around 9:45 a.m. a suburban pulling a boat was traveling in the left lane to pass a truck when, for an unknown reason, the vehicle and truck collided. When the vehicles came to … Continue reading »

Road Worker Dies in I-5 Crash

WOLF CREEK, Ore. — Oregon State Police is continuing its investigation into a fatal crash on Interstate 5 Wednesday afternoon. Troopers say around 1 p.m. a freightliner truck pulling a semi-trailer sideswiped a pickup and trailer parked on the side of the road. The pickup and trailer belonged to an employee of the Knife River … Continue reading »

Truck Drags Car in I-5 Crash

EUGENE, Ore. — A driver and her two passengers escaped serious injury after their compact car hit a semi-trailer just north of Eugene. According to the semi driver, a Honda Civic veered from the left lane directly under his rig. It was then dragged 1,500 feet from the rest area to where the vehicles stopped. … Continue reading »