Semi Overturns, Catches Fire on I-5

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore. — Pretty much every road in our region was affected in some way Friday, because of the icy conditions. Just after five Friday morning, a semi truck overturned and caught on fire on I-5 south, near milepost 157 between Sutherlin and Cottage Grove. Oregon State Police say the semi was headed southbound, … Continue reading »

Cable Barrier Stops Truck

EUGENE, Ore. — A semi-truck driver suffered minor injuries following a crash Wednesday night, but experts say it could have been much worse without a new device on the road. The truck drove into the center median along I-5 near milepost 198. Oregon State Police say he went through the guardrail divider but was slowed … Continue reading »