Tag: Oregon




Fatal Crash Prompts Safety Investigation

12/07/09

Date: December 7, 2009 Location: Marquam Road, near Mt. Angel, Oregon Names: Marc Moberly, Roman Fabyanchuk On December 7, 2009, Marc Moberly, 51, of Silverton, Oregon, died in a crash on Marquam Road near Mt. Angel. According to the Woodburn Independent, Moberly’s pickup truck was hit by a semi truck driven by Roman Fabyanchuk, 25,… read more


Head-on Crash Kills 2, Injures 3

12/06/09

Date: December 6, 2009 Location: Highway 223 near Dallas, Oregon Names: Rebecca Dunaway, Daymon Wachtler, Barrett Overhoff, Jennifer Dobbins A 24-year-old Salem woman and teen were killed and 3 others were seriously injured in a head-on crash December 6, 2009, on Highway 223 near Dallas, Oregon, after a driver crossed the center line for unknown… read more



Cannon Beach Crash Kills 1, Injures 4

10/21/09

Date: October 14, 2009 Location: Highway 101 near Arch Cape tunnel, Cannon Beach, Oregon Names: Charles E. Nilson, Carol Nilson, Debra Nilson, Tom Watson, Sydnee Watson A two-car, head-on crash on Highway 101 near the Arch Cape Tunnel, in Cannon Beach, Oregon, killed Charles E. Nilson, 83, and seriously injured his wife, Carol, 79, and… read more



Appeals Court Rules Implied Consent Is Coercion

In a September 30, 2009, Oregon Court of Appeals ruling, the court equated implied consent laws with coercion, calling into question the constitutionality of state rules mandating consent to intoxicant testing as a condition for obtaining a license. Oregon’s implied consent law says anyone licensed to drive is considered to have consented in advance to… read more


Motorcyclist Injured in Crash with Suspended Driver

Date: October 9, 2009 Location: Hwy. 140 & S 6th Street, Klamath Falls, Oregon Names: Dwight Gobble, Eric Stowers Dwight Gobble, 41, of Malin, Oregon, was seriously injured on October 9, 2009, while riding his motorcycle in Klamath Falls, Oregon, when Eric Stowers, 26, steered his truck into the motorcycle’s path. The accident occurred near… read more