Portland Woman, 80, Dies in Crash

Portland Woman, 80, Dies in Crash

Date: June 22, 2010 Location: U.S. 26 & NW Cornell Road, Beaverton, Oregon Names: Betty Jean Joseph, [Unknown] An 80-year-old Portland woman died June 22, 2010, around 3:35 PM, after a driver apparently ran a red light and crashed into the car she was driving. According to the Portland Tribune, Betty Jean Joseph, 80, of […]

Drunk Driver Charged in Two-Car Crash

Date: June 18, 2010 Location: Highway 219 near St. Paul, Oregon Names: Micheal R. Macaulay, Curtis Paul Terry A drunk driver turned into the path of another car on Highway 219 near St. Paul, Oregon, and the resulting crash injured both drivers, according to an OSP news release. Around 4 PM on June 18, 2010, […]

Two Trucks Crash and Slide Toward Creek

Date: June 15, 2010 Location: Highway 99W near Amity, Oregon Names: Jose Ramirez-Amador, Jeremy Allan Callahan On June 15, 2010, around 2:20 PM, a crash on Highway 99W near Amity, Oregon, between a commercial truck and a pickup sent both vehicles sliding 300 feet off the highway and down an embankment, stopping just before they […]

Utah Woman Seriously Injured in Second I-84 Crash

Date: June 15, 2010 Location: I-84 near Baker City, Oregon Names: Kenneth Norlund, Carl N. Myler, [Unknown] Two traffic crashes on I-84 near Baker City, Oregon, closed the eastbound lanes for seven hours on June 15, 2010, and a West Haven, Utah woman was seriously injured in the second crash. In that crash, driver distraction […]

Driver Fatigue May Have Led to Crash

Date: June 13, 2010 Location: Highway 97 near Chemult, Oregon Names: Harry Dean Rehder, Steven W. Ott A California man suffered a seizure after a two-car crash on Highway 97 near Chemult, Oregon, and is now in critical condition at a Bend hospital, according to an OSP press release. The other driver has been cited […]

Police Nab Hit-and-Run Driver Who Injured Bicyclist

Date: June 11, 2010 Location: SE 110th & Division, Portland, Oregon Names: Sean Meagher, [Unknown] A 33-year-old man has been booked into Multnomah County Jail after a hit-and-run crash that left a bicyclist hospitalized, according to The Oregonian. On June 11, 2010, around 7:10 AM, police responded to reports of an accident and an injured […]

CPSC Firework Injury Warning for Fourth of July

With the Fourth of July just around the corner, several Oregon residents have already begun celebrating with fireworks and other devices. While a patriotic spirit is to be encouraged, far too many citizens overlook safety when utilizing these potentially dangerous objects. A new study by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) reveals that fireworks-related […]

Sandy Man Remains Hospitalized After Highway Crash

Date: June 12, 2010 Location: Highway 26 near Sandy, Oregon Names: Cameron Tremain, David Farwell, [Unknown] A two-car crash on Highway 26 near Sandy, Oregon on June 12, 2010, seriously injured a 20-year-old Sandy man, according to an OSP press release. Around 6:20 AM, Cameron Tremain, 20, of Sandy, was driving west on Highway 26 […]