Truck Drivers Injured in Head-On Crash

Date: November 17, 2009 Location: Highway 138, Sutherlin, Oregon Names: William Nye, Jason Marlin Two unloaded logging trucks crashed into each other head on, November 17, 2009, around 1 PM, on Highway 138 in Sutherlin, Oregon, and Oregon State Police troopers told KPIC.com that the drivers were lucky to be alive. “If they had both […]

Car Crash Injures Pedestrian in Parking Lot

Date: October 29, 2009 Location: Sunset Esplanade, Hillsboro, Oregon Names: Angela Walters, Jeffrey Kenney Angela Walters, 29, of Hillsboro, Oregon, had just gotten off a bus and was hurrying through the Sunset Esplanade parking lot October 29, 2009, around 4:15 PM, when she was struck by a car, according to The Hillsboro Argus. Police said […]

Multi-Vehicle Crash Seriously Injures Clackamas Man

Date: October 23, 2009 Location: Highway 99E near South End Road, Canby, Oregon Names: Kenneth R. Laughton, Jr., Mykhaylo M. Zalozh According to the Canby Herald Online, Kenneth R. Laughton, Jr., 50, of Clackamas, Oregon, was seriously injured when his SUV crossed the center line on Highway 99E north of South End Road, between Canby […]

State Police Seek Vehicle of Interest After Fatal Pedestrian Crash

Date: October 24, 2009 Location: Hwy. 34 west of I-5, Linn County, Oregon Names: Mary Ann Bradford, William Blake According to an Oregon State Police press release, Mary Ann Bradford, 42, whose last known residence was in Klawock, Alaska, died after she ran out onto Highway 34, about 100 yards west of I-5, in Linn […]

Car Swerves into Truck’s Path Killing Driver

Date: October 17, 2009 Location: 5995 Hazelgreen Road NE, Silverton, Oregon Names: Reynaldo Velazquez-Celestino, Mark Zank Marion County Sheriff’s deputies are trying to figure out why a car crossed the center line and hit a truck head-on. The crash occurred at 5995 Hazelgreen Road NE in Silverton, Oregon, October 17, 2009, at around 6:50 AM. […]

Ford Recall Alert: Faulty Switch Can Spark Fires Causing Injuries

Date: November 4, 2009 A McMinnville, Oregon man whose SUV exploded into flames on October 27, 2009, told KPTV.com that he was never notified about a Ford Motor Company recall on the vehicle. Robert Howard said he found the information online, after his vehicle spontaneously caught fire in his driveway. He was shocked to discover […]

Truck Crash in Vida, Oregon Seriously Injures Driver

Date: October 19, 2009 Location: Highway 126E, Vida, Oregon Names: Forrest D. King Forrest D. King, 21, of Vida, Oregon, was seriously injured around 2:40 AM, October 19, 2009, when he lost control of his 1993 Subaru truck on Highway 126E. According to an Oregon State Police press release, the truck was westbound when it […]

Pedestrian Killed in Grants Pass Car Crash

Date: October 20, 2009 Location: Highway 238 (Williams Highway), Grants Pass, Oregon Names: Timothy Brian Thomas Harden, Stephen Ewan A 28-year-old Grants Pass, Oregon, man died October 20, 2009, after he ran from his driveway into the road for unknown reasons, directly into the path of a 2002 Chrysler PT Cruiser traveling east on Highway […]