Police Investigate Deadly Hwy 126 Crash

VIDA, Ore. — A Blue River woman is dead after an early-morning crash on Highway 126. Police say a Toyota Camry was driving eastbound at about 1:45 a.m. Sunday when it crossed the center line. The car’s driver over-corrected and crashed into a ditch near milepost 30. Police say the driver, 40-year-old Jennifer Coach, was … Continue reading »

Man Arrested for Setting House Fire

VIDA, Ore. — A 19-year-old man is behind bars for allegedly setting a fire in his home early Sunday morning. Oregon State Police arrived at a home on McKenzie Highway after receiving a call that one of the residents had set a fire in the bathroom. ¬†One of the homeowners was able to extinguish the … Continue reading »

Two Men Rescued on the McKenzie River

EUGENE, Ore — Two men are safe after the Coast Guard fishes the pair from the middle of the McKenzie River. KEZI 9 News was there for the dramatic rescue. Safe and sound, on ground, Earl Goodman and Bob Jenkins sum up their ordeal. “We made a bad choice, just an error in judgment I … Continue reading »