Truck Crash in Scottsburg Closes Hwy 38

[UPDATE 5:00 p.m]: The drive r was identified as Brian J. Neeley, age 54, from Sheridan. Neeley was cited by OSP for Careless Driving and Fail to Drive Within Lane. SCOTTSBURG, Ore. — Highway 38 at the Scottsburg Bridge near milepost 16 is still closed following a traffic crash involving a commercial truck pulling a flatbed … Continue reading »

Truck Crash Causes I-5 Delays

NEAR GOLD HILL, Ore. — For the rest of the day, drivers along I-5 southbound near Gold Hill will be moving through just a single lane. A truck carrying 50,000 glass bottles crashed just after 4 a.m. Friday morning near exit 45. The truck crash initially took up both lanes of traffic. ODOT officials say … Continue reading »

Fatal Semi Crash Closes I-5 Ramp

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — The southbound I-5 exit at 6th Street in Cottage Grove along with London Road and 6th Street were closed Tuesday morning following a fatal semi-truck crash. Oregon State Police say the driver of the semi was exiting the freeway onto London Road when he lost control. The driver of the truck was … 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 »