Officer Involved Shooting in Douglas Co.

[UPDATE 12/24, 8:36 A.M.] The Douglas County District Attorney’s office has allowed the release of the name and status of the person involved in Tuesday’s vehicle fire and Officer Involved Shooting. Investigators have identified the driver in this incident as Robert J. Jenkins, 55, of Roseburg. According to officials, Jenkins was transported to Lower Umpqua … Continue reading »

Log Truck Driver Unhurt in Elk Crash

A log truck driver was uninjured Thursday morning after his unloaded log truck struck two elk and rolled off Highway 101 near Bob Creek Wayside on the central Oregon coast. Early Thursday morning Oregon State Police (OSP) from the Newport Office responded to the rollover collision. According to Senior Trooper Bryan Fitch, the truck was … Continue reading »