Articles tagged with: I-5

20 October 2014

Two arrested for post office scam in Medford

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A group of people targeting post office's along I-5 by passing counterfeit money orders were nearly caught in Medford. Local post office employees were notified of the scam, and rec ...

15 October 2014

In-N-Out meets with city officials in Medford

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Representatives from In and Out Burger are in Medford meeting with city officials.  The burger chain met with various departments on Tuesday.  According to Medford's City Manager ...

24 September 2014

Police: 1 person was killed 1 in critical condition in crash on I-5 in Salem

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. -- (KGW News) One man was killed and a woman was critically injured in a crash involving as many as seven vehicles on southbound Interstate 5 in Salem on Wednesday morning, state police ...

28 August 2014

FedEx truck catches fire on the I-5

Posted in Local

Siskiyou Pass, Ore. -- A FedEx truck erupted in flames along I-5 Thursday morning, halting traffic and damaging the freeway.Off camera the driver of this FedEx truck recounts what happened as his ca ...

15 August 2014

ODOT rescues a family of ducks

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- (ODOT) A family of ducks waddled their way onto the northbound, I-5 exit 27 on ramp on Friday morning, causing a hazard not only for themselves, but also for motorists trying to swe ...

28 July 2014

I-5 accident driver charged with DUII

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --Update 7/29/14 10:45 AM - Oregon State Police say 45-year old Robert Piland was drunk when his vehicle crossed the median on Interstate 5 at milepost 30, causing a head on collisio ...

09 May 2014

Bizarre crash slows I-5 near milepost 26

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A bizarre car accident on Interstate-5 in Medford has road crews perplexed. According to the Oregon Department of Transportation, a Suzuki SUV was traveling southbound on I-5 jus ...

28 April 2014

Up close look at Fern Valley Interchange construction

Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore. -- Transportation officials say the construction to install a storm water pipeline underneath Interstate 5 is necessary in completing the Fern Valley Interchange. The project is expect ...

28 April 2014

ODOT official speaks about construction on I-5

Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore. -- Construction on I5 is now underway and traffic is down to one lane in each direction. This project was supposed to start last week, but rainy weather had delayed the project. Gary L ...

27 April 2014

I-5 traffic lanes narrowed for construction project

Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore.--  On Sunday night, work to close I-5 down to one lane in each direction began. The project was supposed to start last week  but rainy weather delayed the project. Construction cr ...