Fatal Pedestrian Accident in Eugene

UPDATE (5:45 P.M.) Eugene Police identified the pedestrian as Ruth Madsen Ross¬†of Eugene. EUGENE, Ore. — A 78-year-old Eugene woman was killed after crossing a street in Eugene Monday morning. It happened on East 20th Avenue and Oak Street at about 10:20 a.m. while the woman was walking west from the Civic Stadium parking lot. … Continue reading »

Hwy. 99 Southbound Down to One Lane

EUGENE, Ore. —¬†Highway 99 near Pattison Street is restricted in the southbound direction to one lane while police investigate a crash involving a vehicle and a pedestrian. The crash happened just after 5 p.m. Wednesday. The northbound lanes are still open. EPD says the area will be shut down for an unknown period of time … Continue reading »

Eugene Teen Struck by Car

EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene high school student was taken to the hospital Thursday morning, after she was hit by a car. She is expected to be okay. Police say the driver was turning left onto River Road from River Avenue and didn’t see the teen, who was walking back to class. Officers say she … Continue reading »

Pedestrian Hit By SUV on Highway 101

FLORENCE, Ore. — Oregon State Police says a pedestrian walked out in front of an SUV on Highway 101 south of Florence Saturday night. Jeffrey Miller, 46, of Florence, was transported to the hospital with serious injuries. Troopers say the driver saw Miller run into the street but was unable to quickly avoid hitting him. … Continue reading »

Pedestrian Hit By Car, Hospitalized

EUGENE, Ore. — A pedestrian was hit bay a car Friday evening at Broadway and Patterson. Eugene Police say a man was hit by a car and taken to the hospital, his condition is unknown at this time. Police were interviewing people at the scene, including the driver. When we know more information, we will … Continue reading »

Woman Hit and Dragged by Truck

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A 22-year-old woman is in the hospital after being hit by a semi truck. Amanda Milbrodt was struck and drug by the truck. She has non-life threatening injuries. Springfield Police say Milbrodt was crossing in the crosswalk when she was hit by the semi that was turning on Gateway Loop. Police say … Continue reading »