Hit-and-Run Kills One, Injures One

Date: December 15, 2009 Location: I-84, Ontario, Oregon Names: Milton Scot Belton, Miguel Victorio-Alvarez, Francisco Roberto Lecaro The Oregonian reports that on December 15, 2009, around 8 AM, two truck drivers, who had pulled to the side of the road to put on chains, were hit by a commercial truck. The accident, which occurred on […]

Man Killed in Single-Truck Crash

Date: December 14, 2009 Location: Highway 47 near Gaston, Oregon Names: Alfred L. Spry Oregon State Police reported in a press release that Alfred L. Spry, 62, of Gaston, Oregon, died December 14, 2009, after his truck went off the highway and into the side ditch around 11 PM. The accident occurred during poor weather […]

Fatal Crash Prompts Safety Investigation

Date: December 7, 2009 Location: Marquam Road, near Mt. Angel, Oregon Names: Marc Moberly, Roman Fabyanchuk On December 7, 2009, Marc Moberly, 51, of Silverton, Oregon, died in a crash on Marquam Road near Mt. Angel. According to the Woodburn Independent, Moberly’s pickup truck was hit by a semi truck driven by Roman Fabyanchuk, 25, […]

Log Trucks Collide, Seriously Injure Veneta Man

Date: December 2, 2009 Location: Highway 226 between Lyons and Scio, Oregon Names: Dennis D. Kloehn, Oscar Vasfaret According to KVAL.com, two fully loaded log trucks crashed December 2, 2009, around 11:35 AM, on Highway 226 between Lyons and Scio, Oregon. The crash sent one driver to the hospital with serious injuries. Dennis D. Kloehn, […]

State Police Seek Vehicle of Interest After Fatal Pedestrian Crash

Date: October 24, 2009 Location: Hwy. 34 west of I-5, Linn County, Oregon Names: Mary Ann Bradford, William Blake According to an Oregon State Police press release, Mary Ann Bradford, 42, whose last known residence was in Klawock, Alaska, died after she ran out onto Highway 34, about 100 yards west of I-5, in Linn […]

Car Swerves into Truck’s Path Killing Driver

Date: October 17, 2009 Location: 5995 Hazelgreen Road NE, Silverton, Oregon Names: Reynaldo Velazquez-Celestino, Mark Zank Marion County Sheriff’s deputies are trying to figure out why a car crossed the center line and hit a truck head-on. The crash occurred at 5995 Hazelgreen Road NE in Silverton, Oregon, October 17, 2009, at around 6:50 AM. […]

Truck Crash in Vida, Oregon Seriously Injures Driver

Date: October 19, 2009 Location: Highway 126E, Vida, Oregon Names: Forrest D. King Forrest D. King, 21, of Vida, Oregon, was seriously injured around 2:40 AM, October 19, 2009, when he lost control of his 1993 Subaru truck on Highway 126E. According to an Oregon State Police press release, the truck was westbound when it […]

Driver Seriously Injured in Highway 97 Truck Crash

Date: October 17, 2009 Location: Highway 97 north of Madras, Oregon Names: Kesar Bhatti According to an Oregon State Police press release, Kesar Bhatti, 51, of Stockton, California, was seriously injured around 3 PM, October 17, 2009, when his commercial truck and trailer, loaded with apples, left the road on Highway 97 about three miles […]