Small Plane Crashes at Local Airport

MEDFORD, Ore. — All three passengers were able to walk away from a small plane crash at the Rogue Valley International Medford Airport on Sunday evening. The small, private plane was coming in from Bend when its landing gear didn’t deploy properly. The plane reportedly slid on its nose. Airport officials say the single engine … Continue reading »

Local Agencies Prepare for Crash

MEDFORD, Ore. — Dozens of emergency agencies throughout Southern Oregon participated in a practice airplane crash simulation Thursday at the Rogue Valley International Medford Airport. A large bus with fake wings played the plane’s part of the scene. “The destination was Medford and it was coming out of Seattle,” said airport official Kim Stearns. Smoke … Continue reading »