January 18, 2018
Salem-News.com (Jun-15-2017 23:30)
Not Specified Gender Choice Coming to Oregon Driver LicensesSalem-News.com
A third option on driver licenses, instruction permits and ID cards will be available starting July 3
(SALEM, Ore.) -
An X will appear instead of M or F in Oregon driver records and on the driver license, instruction permit or ID card.
Salem-News.com (Jun-14-2017 22:50)
Old McKenzie Pass Highway Opens for Summer SeasonBonnie King Salem-News.com
Drivers urged to use caution on OR Hwy 242, it's a fun but very narrow road.
(BEND, Ore.) -
The Old McKenzie Pass Highway (OR 242) will officially open to all traffic on Monday, June 19, 2017 at 8 a.m. The highway has been closed due to winter snows.
Salem-News.com (Jun-05-2017 23:49)
Salem Teen Killed in UTV CrashSalem-News.com
The Sheriff's Office does not intend on taking any action against the driver.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
A fun romp around a filbert orchard turned tragic when the off-road vehicle crashed and flipped, killing the passenger.
Salem-News.com (May-30-2017 00:36)
Driver Arrested for Crashing into Motorcycles Killing Two and Injuring Many OthersBonnie King Salem-News.com
Bikers were traveling to Fossil for annual Campout
(FOSSIL, Ore.) -
What started out as what would be the perfect 3-day weekend at an Oregon campground, complete with camp fires, cool bikes and unparalleled camaraderie was changed forever in a split second.
Salem-News.com (May-28-2017 11:31)
Two Motorcyclists Killed and Others Injured in Tragic CrashBonnie King Salem-News.com
A sad day for bikers in Oregon, and beyond.
(FOSSIL, Ore.) -
Two motorcyclists on their way to a campout were killed and several others seriously injured late Saturday night when a car crossed over and struck several riders.
Salem-News.com (Apr-17-2017 14:46)
Highway 58 Crash Claims Life of Salem ManSalem-News.com
The names of all involved will not be released at this time.
(KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore.) -
There was a fatal motor vehicle crash near milepost 67 on Hwy 58, this morning about 7:15, according to Oregon State Police. The accident scene is about 5 miles west of Crescent Lake in Klamath County.
Salem-News.com (Apr-16-2017 23:40)
OSP Investigating Double Fatality Crash Hwy 18 near McMinnvilleSalem-News.com
The two-vehicle double fatality crash closed Hwy 18 for 6 hours.
(McMINNVILLE, Ore.) -
Saturday afternoon at about 3:20, Oregon State Police responded to the report of a two vehicle head-on motor vehicle crash on Hwy 18 near milepost 49. This location is just east of McMinnville in Yamhill County.
Salem-News.com (Apr-15-2017 22:45)
Public Input Needed in Fatal Hit and Run Motorcycle CrashSalem-News.com
One person is in custody, and OSP is still seeking to speak with three other persons of interest.
(SHERIDAN, Ore.) -
The victim has been identified as 43-year old James Rudolph Osredkar from Sheridan.
Salem-News.com (Mar-29-2017 14:55)
Rip Van Winkle Killed on Freeway by FreightlinerSalem-News.com
The pedestrian ran into high speed, freeway traffic
(CENTRAL POINT, Ore.) -
A 2017 Freightliner towing a box trailer, operated by 52-year old Steve Pemberton, of Red Bluff, California, was traveling southbound on Interstate 5, in the right lane, when he observed a person run onto the highway.
Salem-News.com (Mar-03-2017 16:15)
Fatal Crash into Santiam Canal on Three Lakes RoadSalem-News.com
The Canal was dug by hand in the 1870s as a transportation route to move goods from the eastern part of the valley to the "Port of Albany" on the Willamette River.
(ALBANY, Ore.) -
Linn County Sheriff Bruce Riley reports that a crash on Three Lakes Road today has resulted in a fatality.