Police Investigate Fatal Hwy 126 Crash

MAPLETON, Ore. — A Florence man was killed in a crash east of Mapleton early Saturday morning. Oregon State Police say an SUV was westbound on Highway 126 near milepost 22 when it traveled across the eastbound lane and into a tree. It happened just after 3 a.m. The driver, 68-year-old Raymond Mosley, was pronounced … Continue reading »

OSP Investigating Motorcycle Crash

GOLD HILL, Ore. — Oregon State Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash outside of Gold Hill. Police say it happened on Highway 234, at milepost 9. The driver reportedly passed a pickup at a high speed and lost control, hitting the gravel on the shoulder and into a field. Nolan Ringulet from Lakeview, was … Continue reading »

OSP Investigates Overnight Shooting

WILDERVILLE, Ore. – Oregon state police detectives in Josephine County are investigating an assault in which a woman apparently shot her husband in front of their children. Bethanie Jones of Wilderville is in the Josephine County Jail for allegedly shooting her husband, Darick Jones, in the leg during what state police spokespeople say was likely … Continue reading »

Crash Causes Delay for Morning Commute

NEAR MEDFORD, Ore. – Some Thursday morning commuters were late to work after a non-injury crash on I-5 blocked drivers going north towards Medford. Oregon State Police say around 7:30 a.m. a driver in the fast lane tried to slow down when 3 deer jumped in front of her on the freeway. The driver following … Continue reading »

OSP Investigates Grants Pass Arson Fire

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Oregon State Police are calling a home fire an arson after investigating the scene. It happened at around 9:30 p.m. on Thursday on the 3900 block of Highland Avenue in Grants Pass. After witness testimony and an investigation, police arrested 44-year-old Darrell Butchko and charged him with arson in the first … Continue reading »

Crash Takes Life of Driver

UMITILLA COUNTY, Ore. — Oregon State Police (OSP) is continuing to investigate the cause of an early morning crash Wednesday that took the life of an adult male. OSP investigators determined that at about 2:00 a.m. Wednesday, a Ford F150 driven by Beau Tyree Zetzsche, 22, from Umapine, was traveling westbound on HWY 332 negotiating … Continue reading »

Accidental Death Near Crescent Lake

NEAR CRESCENT LAKE, Ore. — The Oregon State Police (OSP) is completing an investigation into the accidental death of a 72-year old Crescent Lake-area man Thursday evening while trying to cut down a tree on his property. An investigation by OSP troopers and the Chemult Rural Fire Protection District indicated that Eugene Frank Andrews, 72, … Continue reading »

Three Suspects Caught After Car Chase

EAGLE POINT, Ore. –  A high speed car chase between White City and Eagle Point ended with three suspects running from a crashed stolen car on Tuesday evening. Several agencies including Central Point Police, Eagle Point Police, Jackson County Sheriffs Department, and Oregon State Police responded and the suspects did not get far before law enforcement … Continue reading »

Trooper Shoots Dog After Attack

NEAR GRANTS PASS, Ore. — An Oregon State Police trooper shot and injured a dog while making an arrest Saturday morning at the scene of a disturbance at a residence near Grants Pass. On Saturday morning, Police responded to reports of a disturbance at the 5800 block of Fish Hatchery Road south of Grants Pass. … Continue reading »

Remains Identified as Missing Man

NEAR WOLF CREEK, Ore. — Oregon State Police report the state medical examiner has identified human remains found last Saturday in the Wolf Creek area as missing 44-year old Timothy Dale Fenimore. His cause of death is still undetermined at this time. Fenimore was reported missing under suspicious circumstances after he was last seen April … Continue reading »

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