Year: 2010

Portland Bicyclist Injured by Drunk Driver in Auto Accident

Date: December 21, 2010 Location: Portland, OR Names: Angela Burke, Caleb Pruitt Southwest Portland resident Angela Burke, 26, was killed on the night of December 15 as she walked her bicycle across Southwest Barbur Boulevard. According to Portland Police as reported in The Portland Tribune, 28-year-old Caleb Pruitt was driving south on Barbur Boulevard at… read more


Highway 395 Hit and Run Crash Causes Death, Injuries

Date: December 21, 2010 Location: Umatilla, OR Names: Moises Arroyo Hernandez, Luis Lopez Morales, Nolberto Gonzalez Bernal, Lidia Tejeda, Jose Tejeda, Alejandra Tejeda, Nayeh Tejeda According to an Oregon State Police (OSP) press release, OSP troopers with the help of local law enforcement agencies arrested the suspected driver who fled the scene of a fatal… read more


Wilsonville Pedestrian and Truck Accident Kills Man

Date: December 19, 2010 Location: Wilsonville, OR Names: Julio Sezar Valentin, Blaise G.Anderson According to an Oregon State Police news release, names have been released in the recent fatal pedestrian and truck crash in Wilsonville. OSP Trooper Naymon Frank related that on December 19 at approximately 3:12am a 2004 Freightliner truck pulling an empty trailer… read more


Woman Injured When Boyfriend Shoots Her in the Abdomen

Date: December 15, 2010 Location: Portland, OR Names: Jessica Heffler, Benjamin Allen Sprague Benjamin Allen Sprague, age 23, of Happy Valley is scheduled to appear in court on December 29 facing charges of recklessly endangering another person and third degree assault after he shot his girlfriend in the abdomen. According to reports published in The… read more


Highway 30 Crash Involving Log Truck Causes Injury

12/15/10

Date: December 8, 2010 Location: Astoria, OR Names: Scott J. Lavender, James D. Sollars A log truck driver was injured seriously when he crashed into the back of a disabled chip trailer on Highway 30 east of Astoria. According to Oregon State Police Senior Trooper Jim Pierce on December 8, 2010 at about 9:14am, Scott… read more


Fatal Truck Accident on Interstate 84

12/10/10

Date: December 6, 2010 Location: Baker City, OR Names: Christina Maria Cook, David Ramsey After two days of extrication work by eastern Oregon emergency responders, a construction company and area tow companies, a fatal traffic crash victim was removed from a crushed commercial truck. According to Oregon State Police Lieutenant David MacManiman, on December 4… read more



Oregon Car Crash Reminds Us of Safe Driving Practices

11/15/10

John Taylor was driving on North Williams the afternoon of December 10 in 2006. His wife, Della, was in the passenger seat of their motor vehicle. Suddenly, another vehicle veered in front of them, causing the Taylors’ vehicle to smash into the side of it, in what’s called an Oregon T-bone car crash. Unfortunately, neither… read more



Redmond Man Dies in Car-Truck Crash

10/25/10

Date: August 25, 2010 Location: Highway 20 near Blodgett, Oregon Names: Duane Asle Haugen, Michael Brown A Redmond, Oregon man died August 25, 2010, after the car he was driving crashed into an unloaded log truck, according to an OSP press release. The crash also injured the driver of the truck. Around 9:50 AM, a… read more