Highway 126 Crash Victim Identified

VENETA, Ore. — Oregon State Police has identified the victim in last week’s deadly crash on Highway 126. Troopers say 27-year-old Brandon Johnston of Veneta was inside the jeep last Wednesday when it crashed into a tree. They’re still not sure what led to the crash. When emergency crews arrived, they say the SUV was … Continue reading »

Fatal Crash Closes Hwy 126

VENETA, Ore- A fatal crash closed highway 126, west of Eugene, early Wednesday morning. The crash happened near the intersection with Central Road, about three miles west of the Beltline. Oregon State Police say a driver was headed westbound shortly after 4 a.m and somehow went off the road. The car slammed into a tree … Continue reading »