Driver Who Backed Into Cyclist Charged with Assault

Date: August 31, 2009 Location: NE 122nd Avenue and Glisan Street, Portland Names: Michael F. Luther, Wayne Conrad Thompson According to the car accident article, a cyclist is recovering and a man is charged with assault after backing into him in a collision in Northeast Portland on Monday, August 31. Reports said the driver, Wayne […]

Morning Crash Closes U.S. 30 Temporarily

Morning Crash Closes U.S. 30 Temporarily

Date: August 25, 2009 Location: U.S. 30, near Portland Names: Joseph McMahon, Elliott Schwartzkopf The Oregonian reports there was an SUV accident that occurred this morning, August 25, 25 miles outside of Portland on U.S. 30. The accident happened at approximately 5:45 AM, when Joseph McMahon crossed the center line of U.S. 30, near milepost […]

Fatal Accident In Lake County

Date: August 24, 2009 Location: U.S. 395, near Abert Lake Names: Lauren Julia Allison, Michael Todd Bymoen The Oregonian reports the death of an 18 year old woman after an accident that occurred near Abert Lake in Lake County this afternoon, August 24. The accident happened when driver Michael Todd Bymoen, 22, of Scottsdale, Arizona, […]

Teens’ Death in Car Crash Pulls Ridgefield Community Together

Date: August 10, 2009 Location: U.S. 30, near Clatskanie Names: Richard Michael Araiza, Jason Cary Carter, Aja L. Gerrity, Ki Young Kim, Dustin Evan Leitzell, Amanda Williams The Oregonian reports a memorial and celebration of four teens who lost their lives in a accident that occurred earlier this month on U.S. 30. Hundreds of people […]

Two Fatalities in Northwest Portland Collision

Date: August 20, 2009 Location: Northwest Portland, near Northwest 185th Avenue and Kaiser Road Names: Belinda Lopez, Thai Huong-Williams The Oregonian reports that a fatal car crash occurred in Northwest Portland this evening. An investigation into the crash has started, but what is readily apparent is that the collision occurred when Belinda Lopez, 47, of Washington […]

Drunk Driving. Over the Limit. Under Arrest. reports that this weekend starts “Drunk Driving. Over the limit. Under Arrest.”, an event organized by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). In conjunction with the nation-wide effort, the Oregon Governors Advisory Committee on DUII, the Oregon State Police, the Oregon Association of Chiefs of Police, the Oregon State […]

Fatal Auto Accident on Oregon 126 Leaves 4 Others Injured

Date: August 15, 2009 Location: Oregon 126 Names: Sarah Elizabeth Dain, Craig Q. Watkins, Michael Huber, Carolyn Huber The Oregonian reports the death of one woman and the injuries of four others in an accident that occurred Sunday morning, August 15th, 2009. The accident happened as driver Sarah Elizabeth Dain, 58, of Florence was traveling […]

UPDATE: Driver in Bicyclist Dragging Incident Suspect

Date: August 16, 2009 Location: Northeast Portland Names: Kevin Stevenson, Kate Darnall The Oregonian reports that Portland police have new information regarding a bicycle injury dragging incident that occurred in Northeast Portland between bicyclist Kevin Stevenson and an unknown driver this Thursday, August 13th.