Driver Seriously Injured in Highway 97 Truck Crash

Date: October 17, 2009 Location: Highway 97 north of Madras, Oregon Names: Kesar Bhatti According to an Oregon State Police press release, Kesar Bhatti, 51, of Stockton, California, was seriously injured around 3 PM, October 17, 2009, when his commercial truck and trailer, loaded with apples, left the road on Highway 97 about three miles […]

DUII Rollover Crash Injures Two Passengers

Date: October 15, 2009 Location: 10138 Donald Road NE, Donald, Oregon Names: Cassandra Westgate, James Cothern, Shawn Stearns According to a Marion County Sheriff’s Office press release, an Aurora man was charged with driving under the influence of intoxicants and two counts of assault October 15, 2009, after an early-morning car crash injured his two […]

Driver Killed in Truck Crash Involving Speed and Alcohol

Date: October 15, 2009 Location: SW Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway, Oregon Names: Ronald Earley According to The Portland Tribune, alcohol and speeding were factors in an early-morning truck crash October 15, 2009, that killed a 24-year-old man. The fatal accident occurred around 2:50 AM, as Ronald Earley, of Portland, Oregon, was driving a Ford Ranger pickup truck […]

Motorcycle Crash Kills Eagle Point Man

Date: September 25, 2009 Location: U.S. 199, north of Grants Pass Names: Harrel Eugene Neal An Eagle Point motorcyclist died about 2:20 PM on September 25, 2009, after his motorcycle swerved onto the shoulder of U.S. 199 near Grants Pass, hitting a guardrail. Harrel Eugene Neal, 51, was thrown off his 2005 Honda motorcycle, Oregon […]

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, […]