1 dead, 1 injured after crash in Tenmile

A Lookingglass man was killed in a crash in Douglas County and a woman was taken to the hospital. Deputies are investigating why his van went down an embankment.

Posted: Jan 5, 2018 10:59 AM
Updated: Jan 5, 2018 11:01 AM

TENMILE, Ore. -- Deputies in Douglas County said a man lost his life after a crash in Tenmile. They said a woman was also taken to the hospital with unknown injuries.

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office said they got a 911 call Thursday evening of a crash near Coos Bay Wagon Road and Reston Road. The caller said he took one of the victims to the Tenmile Store to meet emergency responders. It was reported that a second victim was unresponsive in the vehicle.

When deputies arrived, they said a 1992 Plymouth Voyager van was down a 50-foot embankment. They said the driver, Charles Cranford, was pronounced dead at the scene. The 54-year-old was from Lookingglass.

The 56-year-old passenger, Nanette Shaffer, was taken to Mercy Medical Center in Roseburg before being transferred to Sacred Heart Riverbend in Springfield. She is also from Lookingglass.

Officials are investigating the crash.

Oregon Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 30060

Reported Deaths: 521
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Multnomah6690129
Marion433689
Washington420858
Umatilla288141
Clackamas219961
Malheur147023
Jackson10073
Lane91314
Deschutes73912
Yamhill72114
Jefferson5038
Polk48915
Morrow4775
Lincoln47013
Linn44913
Union4352
Klamath2672
Benton2476
Hood River2400
Wasco2303
Douglas1953
Josephine1802
Columbia1481
Coos1340
Clatsop1060
Baker892
Crook601
Tillamook470
Lake290
Wallowa281
Curry260
Sherman180
Harney120
Grant100
Gilliam70
Unassigned00
Wheeler00
Eugene
Broken Clouds
66° wxIcon
Hi: 66° Lo: 55°
Feels Like: 66°
Corvallis
Scattered Clouds
66° wxIcon
Hi: 65° Lo: 55°
Feels Like: 66°
Roseburg
Overcast
62° wxIcon
Hi: 68° Lo: 57°
Feels Like: 62°
North Bend
Broken Clouds
62° wxIcon
Hi: 64° Lo: 57°
Feels Like: 62°
KEZI Radar
KEZI Temperatures
KEZI Planner

LATEST FORECAST

Community Events