Runners Race to Raise Helmet Awareness

EUGENE, Ore. — Hundreds of walkers and runners gathered at Amazon Park Saturday to remind people about the importance of wearing a helmet. They also celebrated the recovery of a teenage skateboarder critically injured in a crash back in November. Scotty Svetal received critical injuries after he was hit by a car while skateboarding in … Continue reading »

Community Rallies for Skateboarder at 5k

EUGENE, Ore. — The community is rallying around a skateboarder from Eugene who was hit by a car in November. Dozens are expected to turn out Saturday for the Seize the Day 5k for Scotty Svetal. It kicks off at 11 a.m. on the Adidas Trails near the Amazon Skatepark, which is located at 2580 … Continue reading »

Scotty Svetal’s Road to Recovery

EUGENE, Ore. –It’s been more than five months since a young man from Eugene was hit by a car while on his skateboard. He was critically injured, but has made an amazing recovery. Scotty Svetal almost died, but his family calls him their hero as he works every day to regain his strength both mentally … Continue reading »