July 19, 2018
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Salem-News.com (Jul-17-2018 18:02)
Deputies Investigating Fatal Motorcycle CrashSalem-News.com
The motorcyclist died on scene.
(INDEPENDENCE, Ore.) -
Today, July 17th, at 2:22 p.m., deputies with the Marion county Sheriff’s Office were called to a two vehicle crash that occurred in the 7400 block of River Road South near the Independence Bridge.
Salem-News.com (Jul-12-2018 22:45)
FDA can be sued in Prescription Opioid Epidemic -- and should be!Marianne Skolek-Perez Salem-News.com Investigative Reporter
"...the clinical evidence review found insufficient evidence to determine long-term benefits of opioid therapy for chronic pain..."
(MYRTLE BEACH, SC) -
The FDA's approval of dangerous prescription opioids over the years can best be described as "fire, aim, ready" as the epidemic continues to rage out of control.
Salem-News.com (Jun-05-2018 02:14)
Bend Firefighter Killed in Motorcycle Crash with BearSalem-News.com
Tragedy is a reminder of unforeseen risks on the road.
(WARM SPRINGS, Ore.) -
39-year old Rhett Larsen, an off-duty firefighter from Bend, was riding a Harley-Davidson motorcycle eastbound when a large bear ran into his path on the Warm Springs Indian Reservation. He was unable to avoid the bear and struck the animal in the eastbound lane.
Salem-News.com (May-31-2018 19:35)
Head-on Fatal Crash with Pacific Power Truck on Hwy 199Salem-News.com
This crash is still under investigation.
(GRANTS PASS, Ore.) -
Today at approximately 8:48 AM, Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the report of a two vehicle crash on US Hwy 199 near milepost 5, just south of Grants Pass in Josephine County.
Salem-News.com (May-29-2018 15:36)
One Dead, Two Injured in Crash Near MolallaSalem-News.com
Speed may have been a contributing factor in the fatal crash
(MOLALLA, Ore.) -
Witnesses called 911 Monday at 12:49 p.m., directing authorities to the 12000 block of S Dart Rd. in unincorporated Molalla, where a vehicle had left the roadway and rolled several times before coming to a rest.
Salem-News.com (May-21-2018 01:15)
Quadruple Fatal Crash Interstate 5 near Rice HillSalem-News.com
Witnesses are being sought that saw the red Acura driving the wrong way on the freeway.
(DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore.) -
A red Acura Integra was southbound on Interstate 5 when for unknown reasons turned around and went northbound in the southbound lanes, colliding nearly head-on with a southbound Nissan Murano.
Salem-News.com (May-21-2018 00:22)
Motorcyclist and Passenger Hit and Killed by Drunk Driver (UPDATED)Salem-News.com
Another DUI double-fatal crash that could have been avoided by simply not getting behind the wheel.
(JACKSON COUNTY, Ore.) -
Saturday night about 8:30, Oregon State Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the report of a two vehicle crash on Highway 234 near Eagle Point in Jackson County.
Salem-News.com (May-07-2018 02:17)
Pickup vs Motorcycle Crash Claims Life of Washington WomanBonnie King Salem-News.com
A tragic reminder that driving under the influence is a volatile choice.
(SPIRIT LAKE, Idaho) -
It was about 10:50 p.m. when 25-year old Jonathan A. Smith was traveling south on Idaho state Highway 41 in a 1992 Dodge Dakota, while 49-year old Mark Kondash was driving northbound, riding a 2002 Harley Davidson.
Salem-News.com (Mar-21-2018 15:43)
How American Healthcare can Recover from DeclineSalem-News.com
Lack of care can be linked to the opioid crisis currently gripping rural America.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
Last year the Commonwealth Fund, an independent think tank, presented a troubling report on the condition of the US healthcare system. It found that the US had the worst performing medical system out of 11 countries with a similar economic and social profile, and was spending more money but getting poorer results.
Salem-News.com (Mar-19-2018 16:39)
Trump Wants Death Penalty for Drug Dealers,
Marianne Skolek-Perez Salem-News.com Investigative Reporter