Portland’s Most Dangerous Intersections

For Portland drivers, cyclists and pedestrians, moving through the city is certainly more risky in some places than others. In fact, just 4% of Portland’s intersections accounted for more than 65% of all pedestrian fatalities over a 10-year period. Anyone moving about in the area east of 38th Avenue on the city’s east side is […]

Woman Killed in Single-Vehicle Accident in Grants Pass Area

Date: June 19, 2011 Location: Riverbanks Road near Marcy Loop Road, south of Grants Pass Name: Leslie Irwin Oregon State Police named the 42-year-old woman killed in a single vehicle crash last Sunday as Leslie Irwin, from the Grants Pass area. Police had waited to release the name until Monday, pending notification of relatives. OSP […]

Woman Killed in Head-On Collision on Highway 97

Date: May 28, 2011 Location: Highway 97 near Milepost 43, Kent Names: Kimberly Ann Keith, Rule Curtis Beasley, Gary Louis Keith, Juan Manuel Rodriguez Mejia A three-car crash has resulted in the death of a Washington woman and injuries to two others. At about 2:25pm Rule Curtis Beasley, age 79 of The Dalles, was driving […]

Drunk Driver Causes Three-Vehicle Crash

Date: May 23, 2011 Location: Southeast Tualatin Valley Hwy near Southeast River Rd Name: Claus Lendgren The Hillsboro police reported that an impaired driver caused a three-vehicle car crash. Shortly before 10pm, Claus Lendgren , age 31 of Hillsboro, was driving his 1999 Ford Ranger east on SE Tualatin Valley Hwy near SE River Road. […]