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16Jul

Car Strikes Pedestrian then Overturns – Clearlake Road

Junction City, Ore. – Yesterday afternoon at approximately 5:48pm, the Lane County Sheriff’s Office responded to a crash on Clearlake Rd. near Kirk Rd. northwest of Eugene.   Preliminary investigation reveals that a Mazda sedan was driving eastbound on Clearlake Rd. when it struck a pedestrian on the shoulder and overturned. The pedestrian and a […]

River Road DUII crash
27Jun

Woman Arrested for DUII After Hitting Parked Vehicles

Eugene, Ore. – On June 26 at 7:45 p.m., Eugene Police officers were dispatched to a call at a shopping center parking lot, 2740 River Road, where a Lexus was reported to have entered the parking lot and struck several parked vehicles, one which was occupied.   Dispatch advised the driver of the Lexus, later […]

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24Jun

School Bus Crash Marcola – UPDATE

Marcola, Ore. – This morning at 08:43 hours, Lane County 911 dispatch received a report of a school bus crash on Marcola Road near milepost 4.   The Lane County Sheriff’s Office, Mohawk Fire and Rescue, and Eugene Springfield Fire and Rescue responded to the scene.   Upon arrival, two occupants were located: an adult […]

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22Jun

Lorane Highway & Friendly Street Crash

Eugene, Ore. – At 9:18 p.m. on June 21, callers reported a Lexus sedan had crashed into a utility pole on Lorane Highway near Friendly Street.   Eugene Police responded and closed the roadway, as there were wires laying across the roadway in both directions and a broken utility pole. The driver, an 82-year-old man, […]

E. 30th Ave crash
13Jun

Motor Vehicle Crash – E 30th Ave.

Eugene, Ore. – On June 12, 2022, just after 12:30pm, Lane County Sheriff’s deputies along with fire personnel responded to E. 30th Ave. near Eldon Schafer Dr. regarding a multi-vehicle crash.   On scene deputies were able to determine that a 2000 Toyota Camry rear ended a 2000 Dodge Van. This caused the van to […]

albany crash
08Jun

Suspect in Custody After Police Pursuit – Albany

Albany, Ore. – Today, June 8th, 2022 at 9:32am Albany Police were called to a local convenience store for a male acting suspicious.     The vehicle description matched a stolen vehicle involved in a robbery earlier today in Linn County. Albany Police attempted to contact the subject who fled in the vehicle leading Albany […]

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04Jun

Traffic Advisory – Polk St & W 13th Ave – 2nd Update

Eugene, Ore. – 2nd UPDATE: The incident prompted a Eugene Police Major Collision Investigation activation. During an investigation, Blake Oren Bates, age 36, of Eugene, was found to have been driving an Audi A3 and failed to obey a traffic device (red light) at Polk Street and W. 13th Avenue, colliding with a Subaru Forrester.   […]

fatal crash
03Jun

Gimpl Hill Fatal Crash

Eugene, Ore. – On June 1st, 2022, shortly prior to 3:00pm, a passerby called 911 to report that a vehicle had struck a pole in the area of Gimpl Hill Rd. and McMorott Ln.   Deputies and fire personnel arrived and found the driver and sole occupant was deceased. He was identified as 44 year […]

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03Jun

Fatal River Road Crash

Eugene, Ore. – Deputies responded to a motorcycle vs. trailer crash in the 93000blk of River Rd. last night shortly after 10:30pm. The driver of the involved vehicle, 55 year old Edward Peters of Eugene, was pronounced deceased on scene.   Investigation revealed that a 1999 Honda motorcycle, driven by Peters, was southbound on River […]

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03Jun

Man Turns Himself in for Territorial HWY Hit and Run

Eugene, Ore. – 36 year old Donald Robert Floyd contacted the Lane County Sheriff’s Office this afternoon to turn himself in regarding yesterday’s hit and run crash on Territorial Hwy.     Deputies made contact with him and have recovered the involved vehicle.  Floyd was issued a citation in lieu of custody for Hit & […]