Truck Overturns on Albany Off-Ramp

ALBANY, Ore. — An overturned log truck closed an exit ramp off of Interstate 5 early Tuesday afternoon. Oregon State Police says the crash happened around noon, when the driver of a TTT Timber truck went around the ramp curve too fast. Troopers say the logs shifted in the trailer, causing it to tip over. … Continue reading »

Log Truck Driver Dies in Crash

MYRTLE CREEK, Ore. — A log truck driver died Thursday morning after losing control on a rural road outside Myrtle Creek. Douglas County sheriff’s deputies say the crash happened about 9:15 a.m. on Coos Bay Wagon Road. The truck went off the road, lost its logs and blocked the road for hours. Paramedics pronounced the … Continue reading »