Potential Risks Posed by Drivers with Medical Conditions

Date: December 29, 2010 Location: Hillsboro, OR Name: Unidentified Male Adult Concerned callers to 9-1-1 helped the Oregon State Police (OSP) find a man having a diabetic emergency and prevented possible tragedy. On December 29, 2010 at approximately 2:00pm a number of people called 9-1-1 to report that they had seen a possible DUII driver […]

Woman Struck by Two Vehicles in Oregon Pedestrian Accident

Date: January 4, 2011 Location: Southeast 82nd Ave at Otty Road, Portland, OR Names: Chastity Ann Banks, Sarah E. Guenther, Craig H. Dunlap In updated news releases, Oregon State Police are now reporting that two separate vehicles ran over a woman who was crossing the street in a marked crosswalk recently. The woman was identified […]

Drunk Driving Car Accident on Broadway Bridge Kills One

Date: December 29, 2010 Location: Portland, OR Names: Ashley Dettra, Andres Guillermo Escobedo Ashley Dettra, age 20 of Hillsboro, was ejected from the SUV she was riding in on the morning of December 26, 2010 and died at the scene.  She was engaged to the driver of the vehicle at the time of her death, […]

Horse Trailer Jackknifes, Collides with SUV on Highway 97

Date: December 28, 2010 Location: La Pine, OR Names: Jane Coby Webb, William Fiebig, Trent (child), Sydney (child), Moises Jimenez Garcia, Maria Garcia On December 27, 2010 at approximately 9:07 a.m. a 2006 Ford pickup truck pulling an empty 20-foot horse trailer driven by Jane Coby Webb, age 40, of Cherry Valley, California was headed […]

Statistics Released for New Year’s Holiday DUII Arrests in Oregon

Date: January 1, 2011 Location: State of Oregon Statistics Names: Hadley Anne Alger, Collin Runnels, Anne Pendleton Note: The reported fatality statistic may change if other information is received later by Oregon law enforcement agencies. This year’s 78-hour New Year’s Holiday reporting period began at 6:00pm December 30 and ended at 11:59pm January 2, 2011 […]

Fatal Pedestrian Accident on Highway 224

Date: December 25, 2010 Location: Barton, OR Names: Chun Cha Shim, Jason Nelson Chun Cha Shim, age 61, died on Friday December 24 after being struck by a vehicle while she was walking on Highway 224. According to Oregon State Police Sergeant Walt Anderson, Shim of Gresham parked her vehicle in the Barton store parking […]

Oregon Christmas Holiday Car Accident Statistics Released

Date: December 27, 2010 Location: State of Oregon Statistics Names: Alexey Tipikin, Chun Cha Shim, Ashley Dettra, Andres Guillermo Escobedo, Vennita Taylor This year’s Christmas Holiday reporting period began at 6:00pm December 23 and ended at 11:59pm December 26. Preliminary information indicates that three people lost their lives in 3 separate fatal traffic crashes on […]

12-Vehicle Crash on Interstate 5 Results in Minor Injuries

Date: December 26, 2010 Location: Salem, OR Names: No names released Oregon State Police (OSP) troopers in Albany and Salem are investigating a traffic crash involving 12 vehicles in the northbound lanes of Interstate 5 north of the Linn/Marion county line. Three people were transported to the hospital for treatment of minor injuries. According to […]