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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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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 & […]

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02Jun

Sheriff’s Office Seeks Vehicle in Hit and Run Crash – Elmira

Elmira, Ore. – Deputies responded to the area of Territorial Hwy. near Demming Rd. just after 1:00am this morning after receiving reports of a vehicle vs. pedestrian crash.   Upon arrival they learned that a person assisting someone jumpstart a car was struck by a passing vehicle. The victim was transported to an area hospital […]

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06May

Fatal Hit and Run Crash – Douglas County

Wolf Creek, Ore. – On Friday, May 6, 2022,  at approximately 3:00 AM, Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a vehicle versus pedestrian crash on Interstate 5 southbound near milepost 97.   Preliminary investigation revealed a southbound vehicle struck a pedestrian, identified as Jeremy Blondell (45) of Wolf Creek, as he was […]

23Mar

Arrest Made in W. 11th and Beltline Fatal Hit and Run Case

Eugene, Ore. – The involved vehicle has been located and is no longer of interest. WALTER MAX SLEDGE, age 62, of Walton, was arrested around 1:15 p.m. on March 22, without incident in this case and lodged at Lane County Jail on charges of Hit and Run and Murder.   Detectives are still seeking any […]

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23Feb

Hit and Run with U-Haul Box Van Leads Deputies on Chase

Blue River, Ore. – On Tuesday, 02/22/22 just before 5:00pm, the Lane County Sheriff’s Office was advised of a hit and run crash that had just occurred near the intersection of Mill Rd. and McKenzie Hwy. in Blue River. The suspect vehicle, a white U-Haul box van, left westbound on McKenzie Hwy. after striking a […]

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14Feb

Hit & Run Results in Robbery Arrests

Springfield, Ore. – On February 4th, 2022 Springfield Police responded to a robbery at the Thurston Market at 6590 Thurston Road.  Two male suspects entered the location and sprayed a store employee with pepper spray, then proceeded to take money and other items.  The suspects departed the area before responding officers arrived.   Officers provided […]

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14Feb

OSP IS SEEKING INFORMATION REGARDING A HIT & RUN PEDESTRIAN COLLISION

Eugene, Ore. – On February 12, 2022, at approximately 3:30 pm, Troopers were dispatched to a reported vehicle vs. pedestrian collision located on Interstate-5 northbound to Beltline Hwy.   A preliminary investigation revealed a female driver came across a mattress blocking a lane on the flyover. She turned on her hazard lights and removed the […]

03Feb

Oregon State Police Seeking Public Assistance-Fatal Crash

Lane County, Ore. – On Tuesday, February 1, 2022 at approximately 8:48 PM, Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a vehicle versus pedestrian crash on Interstate 5 near milepost 191.   Preliminary investigation revealed a pedestrian, identified as Gale Rodgers (61) of Springfield, was struck by a southbound vehicle on Interstate 5. […]