Train Accident Leads to Homicide Charges

MIDLAND, Ore. — A deadly accident south of Klamath Falls has led to homicide charges for the incident’s only survivor. According to police, in December of 2013, Nicholas Conway reported that his brother Mackenzie was driving the vehicle off Highway 97, and tried to pass through a marked railroad crossing on a frontage road before … Continue reading »

Man Recovering After Being Struck By Car

MEDFORD, Ore — A local resident is recovering after what police are calling a serious car accident in the 2100 block of E. Barnett Road. According to investigators, on Wednesday at about 5:00 P.M., an intoxicated pedestrian stumbled into the roadway and was struck by a vehicle. That person was transported to Rogue Regional Medical … Continue reading »

Frost Results in Accidents on Foothill

MEDFORD, Ore. — Cold overnight temperatures are causing ice and slick spots on roads. These conditions have proved to be a challenge for many drivers. In the 4300 block of Foothill Road in Medford, Jackson County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to three different accidents on Friday morning. Where the street curves between Dry Creek and Vilas … Continue reading »

Woman Taken to Hospital After Accident

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — A woman was transported to the hospital with minor injuries after a rollover crash on Old Stage Road.  The accident happened just after 11 a.m.  Fire District Three along with Jackson County Sheriff’s officials were on the scene. Only person and her vehicle were involved in the crash.  Authorities say the driver … Continue reading »

Car Crashes Into A Home Overnight

MEDFORD, Ore.– A man is in the hospital after Medford Police say he crashed his car into a West Medford home on Columbus Avenue just after midnight. Officers say he was intoxicated when they found him and he walked away from the accident carrying a gun. They arrested him at a nearby location, after they … Continue reading »

Deadly Car Crash Near Phoenix

[UPDATE 3:05 P.M.] Oregon State Police, with the assistance of Jackson County Sheriff’s Office deputy medical examiner, is continuing the investigation into the cause of an early Tuesday morning single vehicle fatal traffic crash on Highway 99 south of Phoenix. The victim was identified as 24-year-old Matthew Lee Wilson. Oregon State Police said next of … Continue reading »

Ashland Pedestrian Dies In Car Accident

ASHLAND, Ore. — A long standing problem in one Southern Oregon community has claimed the life of an elderly man. An Ashland man died Wednesday. He was hit by a car while crossing the street. The crash happened around 8:30 Wednesday morning at the intersection of north main street and water street. Police said 90-year-old Anthony Kraft was … Continue reading »