Car Chase Down I-5 Ends with Crash

HARRISBURG, Ore. — A man was arrested after leading state troopers on a multi-county chase with a child in the car. The chase ended at Exit 209 off I-5, or the Diamond Hill Interchange. OSP says the driver, 32-year-old Kameron Payne, of Washington, took the off-ramp and crashed into another vehicle. No one was injured … Continue reading »

Driver Arrested After Eluding Troopers

ALBANY, Ore. — Oregon State troopers and Linn County deputies arrested a man Sunday after eluding police. Around 6:21 p.m. a trooper spotted a 2011 Volkswagon driven traveling southbound on Interstate 5 that was subject to a driving complaint. The trooper attempted to stop the vehicle, driven by Angel Gamaliel Gallo, 18, of Springfield, near … Continue reading »

Super Bowl Weekend DUII Arrests Down

EUGENE, Ore. — Oregon State Police reported DUII arrests during this year’s Super Bowl weekend were down from last year. OSP troopers arrested 31 people on DUII charges, which is down from the 38 arrested last year. OSP troopers also responded to two fatal traffic crashes over the weekend. The first crash occurred sometime Friday … Continue reading »

OSP Releases Sketch of Assault Suspect

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Oregon State Police need help finding the person who allegedly assaulted a woman near Oregon State University. They released this sketch of the suspect. Police say he attacked a 20-year-old woman near Southwest 30th Street and Southwest Campus Way earlier this week. He’s accused of hitting her in the head, then trying … Continue reading »

OSP Responds to 50 Crashes

Oregon State Police responded to about 50 crashes Friday morning, all within a four-hour period.¬†Troopers blame icy roads and fog. “It was just basically one crash after the other,” said Trooper Tiffany Lynn. Lynn and her shift-mates were busy Friday morning, she says, thanks to black ice, fog, and low visibility. Albany troopers responded to … Continue reading »

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