OXNARD, Calif (CNN) — More than 30 people were injured in a crash involving a Metrolink passenger train Tuesday morning. Metrolink said the engineer and conductor are among those injured. According to the Ventura County Fire Department there are no fatalities. The train was heading southbound toward Los Angeles When it hit a tractor-trailer. Five … Continue reading »
MEDFORD, Ore. — This Summer you have a chance to go on an Alaskan cruise with Newswatch 12’s Ron Brown. A local travel expert stopped by to talk about all the things you can expect to see and where you can go for more information.
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Police say three children are dead and one female adult is in critical condition after they were hit by a car in Springfield while they were walking across the street. It happened around 5 p.m. Sunday near 54th and Main St. Police say the children were ages 4 to 8. Officers also … Continue reading »
WHITE CITY, Ore. — Five candidates are in the running to become the new undersheriff at the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office. The addition of the position is one of the many changes being made since Sheriff Corey Falls took office. Of the five applicants, three are internal candidates. The other two are outside candidates, but currently work … Continue reading »
KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — The Oregon State Police (OSP) Fish and Wildlife Division in Klamath Falls has concluded a seven-month-long investigation into the unlawful take, possession and sale of archaeological artifacts. According to police, on February 19th a search warrant served at the residence of 46-year-old Douglas Cotallese resulted in the recovery of several archaeological … Continue reading »
HARBOR, Ore. — A report of a domestic dispute in Curry County has led to the arrest of a wanted fugitive. Friday afternoon, the Curry County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a possible domestic dispute near Shopping Center Ave. in Harbor. Apparently the caller reported hearing a woman screaming for help. After a short … Continue reading »
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Three Oregon children are dead and their mother in the hospital after a car hit them while crossing a street. It happened Sunday afternoon. The children killed were ages of four to eight years old. Their mother was taken to the hospital in critical condition. Police said the family was using the … Continue reading »
CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Crews are investigating a house fire that sent a man to the hospital with critical burns. The fire started about 8:30 Monday morning in an RV on Hopkins Rd. Firefighters were dispatched to two separate reports which both turned out to be the same fire; crews said a massive column of smoke helped them … Continue reading »
HealthWatch — February is heart month and we’ve got some tips for keeping your heart in good condition and avoid a heart attack.
EUGENE, Ore. — Lane County now has four confirmed cases of meningococcemia. A student at the University of Oregon who died this week had a bacterial infection. That news was confirmed in the middle of a press conference Friday afternoon with public health officials. The death of UO tumbler Lauren Jones is now the fourth … Continue reading »