Accident Survivor Reacts to Deadly Crash

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A boy who was badly hurt when he was hit by a car in 2013 is speaking about a deadly accident that killed three children Sunday night. In September 2013, Kaleb Oyervides, a 12-year-old Springfield boy, was hit by a car at 51st and Main streets, just a few blocks from Sunday … Continue reading »

Family Asks for New Crosswalks

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A family of a young boy hit by a car at a pedestrian crosswalk in Springfield a year ago is celebrating his recovery. On Sept. 11, Kaleb Oyervides was hit while walking across a Main Street crosswalk. On Friday, his family says he still has some restrictions on activities due to the … Continue reading »

Ames Pleads Not Guilty

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The woman accused of hitting a 12-year-old boy in a Springfield crosswalk last year will go to trial in March. Kimberly Ames is facing charges of careless driving and failure to yield to a pedestrian. Police say she hit Kaleb Oyervides while he was in a Main St. crosswalk in September. Police … Continue reading »

Traffic Citation in Kaleb Oyervides Case

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Springfield Police say that Kimberly Ames, the woman who hit Kaleb Oyervides in a crosswalk last September, has been cited with careless driving. Because the crash caused serious physical injury to Kaleb, Police Sergeant Mike McCarthy says Ames will have to appear in municipal court in person. Ames could face some community … Continue reading »

Boy, Struck by Car, Recovering at Home

SPRINGFIELD, Ore –A Springfield boy hit by a car and hospitalized for more than a month is back home and talking about his recovery. “Everything was fine and then this traumatic event happens and just spins your whole life upside down.” said Kaleb Oyervides’ dad, Woody Taylor. 12-year-old ┬áKaleb was struck by a car as … Continue reading »