Extra Police to Patrol OSU Campus

CORVALLIS, Ore. — If you’re commuting to Oregon State University on Wednesday, you’ll see more troopers patrolling around campus. Oregon State Police says there have been problems around campus where cars and bikes aren’t following traffic laws. The goal is to protect pedestrians, so multiple agencies are teaming up Wednesday and Friday to be more … Continue reading »

Pedestrian Crossing How-To Videos

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A new campaign in Springfield is trying to clear up any confusion about crosswalks. There are two instructional videos that show drivers and pedestrians the difference between the two types of crosswalks. One uses flashing yellow and red lights. Another just yellow. Traffic engineers say each signal is specifically designed for the area … 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 »

Drivers Reminded to Obey School Zones

EUGENE, Ore. — School is back in session for many students this week. The Bethel and Roseburg districts start on Tuesday, Springfield starts on Wednesday, and the 4J School District starts next week. Now, the Eugene Police Traffic Enforcement Unit is reminding all drivers to pay attention to school zone speed limits. School zone crosswalks … Continue reading »

North Bend Promotes Pedestrian Safety

NORTH BEND, Ore. – The North Bend Police Department will conduct a Pedestrian Safety Operation Monday. Officers will use a decoy pedestrian to remind motorist to stop and yield to pedestrians waiting to cross the street. Warning signs will be posted prior to entering the pedestrian safety operation zone to remind drivers. Police say motorists … Continue reading »