Head-on Crash On Jacksonville Hill

NEAR JACKSONVILLE, Ore. — Three people are in Medford hospitals following a head-on crash on Jacksonville Hill, near Highway 238. It happened shorty after 7 a.m. Thursday morning.

Officers say a pickup truck was headed uphill when it drifted into oncoming traffic and hit another vehicle head-on. A woman and her daughter in the van, and the driver of the pickup were injured.

Crews from Applegate and Jacksonville Fire Departments, State and Jacksonville Police and ODOT all helped care for the victims and control traffic.