Nine Injured in Head-On Crash

Date: January 16, 2010 Location: U.S. 101 near Florence, Oregon Names: Han Kim, David Chai, Esther King, Bin Seo, Minhye Park, Brandon Schooley, Nicholas Torres, Samantha Frese, Felicia Baldwin In a devastating head-on crash January 16, 2010, nine people in two cars were injured, three of them seriously, according to The Oregonian. The crash took […]

Hit-and-Run Driver Turns Herself In After Oregon Injury Accident

Date: December 31, 2009 Location: SE Wilson Avenue & Fifth Street, Bend, Oregon Names: Jayson Barker, Kelsey Colleen Magee After a hit-and-run driver seriously injured a Bend, Oregon, pedestrian on New Year’s Eve, the driver came forward and turned herself in. The victim, Jayson Barker, 20, suffered a brain injury in the crash, and doctors […]

Four-Car Crash Kills Woman, Injures Four

Date: December 26, 2009 Location: Highway 42, east of Remote, Oregon Names: Sigrid Wilma Wheeler, Sarah Helen Beck, Amber Nicole Olson, Ronald Eugene Beck, Robert D. Beck, Brett Dean Bishop According to the Oregon State Police Report, a four-car crash on Highway 42 in Coos County, Oregon, east of the town of Remote, killed a […]

Springfield Man Arrested after Drunk-Driving Crash Injures Couple

Date: December 4, 2009 Location: Highway 126W, near Florence, Oregon Names: Larry Gene Larson, Deborah A. Larson, Anna V. Larson, Richard Alfred Lopez A Springfield man was held on multiple charges December 4, 2009, following a two-car crash on Highway 126W east of Florence, Oregon, that seriously injured a Florence couple. According to, Larry […]

Portland Woman Dies in Crash

Date: December 2, 2009 Location: Highway 99W & SW Bell Road, Sherwood, Oregon Names: Grace C. Throckmorton, Michael D. Backman Grace C. Throckmorton, 23, of Portland, Oregon, died December 2, 2009, after she pulled her car into the path of a Jeep Cherokee driven by Michael D. Backman, 27, of Dayton. The accident occurred around […]

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 […]