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Year: 2010

Police Chase Ends in Crash, Injures Three Children


Date: August 7, 2010 Location: SE 136th & Division, Portland, Oregon Names: Phillip Hattig, Delaney Bean, [Unknown] A 40-year-old man led police on a chase at speeds up to 60 MPH and wound up in a four-car crash that injured a grandmother and three granddaughters, but officers finally caught up to him, according to The… read more

Man Arrested for Drunk Driving After Motor Home Crash


Date: August 9, 2010 Location: Highway 242 near Sisters, Oregon Names: Frank W. Gasperetti When police spotted a man walking away from a burning motor home, they arrested him for drunk driving. But the driver later told reporters a very different version of events. According to an OSP press release, on August 9, 2010, around… read more

Head-On Crash Kills Suspended Driver


Date: July 31, 2010 Location: Highway 211 near Molalla, Oregon Names: Justin A. Reck, Jeanie Pauline Burghardt A driver with a suspended license was killed on July 31, 2010, after the car he was driving crossed the centerline and crashed head-on with another car, according to an OSP press release. The driver of the other… read more

Fatal Rollover Kills Member of Rock Band


Date: August 2, 2010 Location: I-5 near Medford, Oregon Names: Makh (Matikeef) P. Daniels, Justin H. Garcia, Tyler S. Jensen, John S. Strachan, Matthew J. O’Brien, Daniel P. Sheddon, Adam T. Campbell, Alex Hernandez A tour van carrying nine musicians from two California metal bands, Early Graves and Funeral Pyre, crashed August 2, 2010 on… read more

18-Year-Old Pedestrian Killed by Hit-and-Run Driver

Date: July 18, 2010 Location: Tualatin Valley Highway, Hillsboro, Oregon Names: Jaziel Lopez-Medina A hit-and-run driver killed an 18-year-old man who was walking on or near the highway near the Sunset Esplanade Shopping Center in Hillsboro, Oregon. Over a month later, no one had come forward, and police were still looking for the person responsible…. read more

Seven Injured in Crash near Clatskanie


Date: July 27, 2010 Location: Wauna Mill near Clatskanie, Oregon Names: Jacob N. Sullivan, Heather L. Gibson, Toby Gibson, Brianna Gibson, Mary Millar, Leigha R. Warner, David Bayer A two-car crash injured seven people, including two small children, July 27, 2010 near Wauna Mill, Clatskanie, Oregon, reports Examiner.com. The accident happened around 3:40 PM. Jacob… read more

Hit-and-Run Driver Kills 65-Year-Old Woman

Date: July 27, 2010 Location: Tualatin Valley Highway, Hillsboro, Oregon Names: Preciosa Galorio Preciosa Galorio, 65, was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver July 27, 2010, around 7:30 PM, as she crossed the Tualatin Valley Highway at SE 11th Avenue, in Hillsboro, Oregon. Officers said the driver never even stopped to see whether Galorio… read more

Pet Cat Loose in Car Leads to Rollover Crash


Date: July 26, 2010 Location: Highway 26 near Banks, Oregon Names: Brittany R. Spady Could pets in your car be as dangerous as texting while driving? On July 26, 2010, according to an OSP press release, a 21-year-old woman was distracted by her cat, which was loose in the car, and lost control of the… read more

Motorcycle Passenger Dies From Crash Injuries

Date: July 24, 2010 Location: Highway 99W near McMinnville, Oregon Names: Timothy Gibson, Gilbert Hokenson A motorcycle passenger died July 30, 2010, from injuries sustained in a July 24 crash on Highway 99W near McMinnville, Oregon, according to Salem-News.com. The motorcycle operator, who was driving on a suspended license, was seriously injured, but as soon… read more

Speeding, Not Racing, Led to Fatal Crash


Date: July 19, 2010 Location: Highway 99W, Newberg, Oregon Names: Nathan Dirk Hext, Casey Niles Binkerd, Ina May Benuche, Ivan Louis Langley, Joshua David Reimer A tragic crash that killed two teenagers and injured two seniors July 19, 2010, was the result of excessive speed, but not street racing, Newberg-Dundee police told KOINLocal6, putting to… read more