Traffic Alert: Crash Blocking OR 126

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Transportation says OR 126 is closed at Pioneer Parkway following a crash Tuesday. ODOT says the crash involved a pickup truck and a motorcycle. A detour is in place from northbound Pioneer Parkway, to eastbound OR 126, to 42nd Street, then south to OR 126B. This is an … Continue reading »

OSP Arrest Man Hiding on Hunter’s Stand

LA PINE, Ore. – Oregon State Police say a La Pine man was arrested Monday after eluding police on a motorcycle. OSP says around 11 a.m., a trooper attempted to stop a motorcycle for license and equipment violations near Highway 97. The motorcycle’s driver attempted to elude the trooper by driving onto US Forest Service … Continue reading »

Motorcyclist Arrested for Eluding Police

ROSEBURG, Ore. — A motorcyclist was arrested Sunday after multiple attempts to elude Oregon State Police troopers. Around 11:45 a.m., an OSP trooper attempted to stop a Suzuki motorcycle speeding northbound on Interstate 5. The motorcyclist, 23-year-old Jeffrey B. Engebretson, from Grants Pass, was traveling 95 mph in a 65 mph speed zone. Engebretson failed … Continue reading »

Bikers Sentenced for Harassment

LANE COUNTY, Ore. — Two motorcyclists who chased down a car and smashed it with a chain-link weapon learned their sentence last week. Philip Davis was sentenced to 45 days in jail. Kenneth Cornell was sentenced to 30. They both will spend three years on probation and pay more than $2,500 in fines. Last month, … Continue reading »