Articles tagged with: I-5

19 June 2015

Woman in wheelchair hit on I-5, pronounced dead on scene

Posted in Regional

Tigard, Ore. --- A woman is dead after being hit on Interstate 5 near milepost 198. Oregon State Police say just before midnight last night, a Tigard woman struck a woman in a wheelchair. The woman ...

09 June 2015

OSP identifies sheriff deputy who struck pedestrian with squad car

Posted in Local

Gold Hill, Ore. --- Oregon State Police have identified the Jackson County Sheriff deputy who hit a pedestrian with his squad car.Police say the driver was Sheriff's Deputy Jesse Ainsworth. OSP says ...

29 April 2015

Talent man gives a traveling vet a helping hand

Posted in Local

Talent, Ore. --- A Vietnam veteran stranded along I-5 with no means to fix his car is getting a helping hand from a local repair shop.George Strayhorn was traveling from the East Coast to Washington ...

20 April 2015

Bee blamed for accident that caused six hour delay on I-5

Posted in Local

Rogue River, Ore. --- A bee is being blamed for a crash that brought I-5 to a stand still for nearly 6 hours yesterday, April 19th.The Oregon Department of Transportation says a semi-truck loaded wi ...

09 April 2015

Two homicide suspects arrested on I-5

Posted in Regional

Ore. -- Two California homicide suspects were arrested in Oregon after a traffic stop on Interstate 5. Oregon State Police say a statewide alert went out Wednesday afternoon, telling police two sus ...

26 November 2014

Thanksgiving traveling and increased amount of wrecks

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- Thanksgiving is one of the most traveled holidays of the year and Oregon State Police say with the increase in traffic, they also see an increase in car accidents.At around 8:20 We ...

24 November 2014

No charges in fatal crash that killed Rogue River woman

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- No charges will be filed in a September car crash that killed a Rogue River woman on I-5. The Jackson County D.A.'s office says there is not enough evidence to prove Steven Coleman ...

28 October 2014

Traffic stop leads to two arrests and 68 pounds of marijuana

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- An early morning traffic stop Saturday nets OSP two arrests and 68 pounds of marijuana.OSP says they stopped a rental car for speeding on I-5 northbound near Medford, further inves ...

23 October 2014

Fatal crash blocks all lanes of I-5 near Albany

Posted in Regional

Albany, Ore. -- (KGW) At least one person died in a crash involving several vehicles, including a semi-truck, on Interstate 5 near Albany on Thursday morning. State police said the crash blocked no ...

22 October 2014

Multi-car crash on I-5

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- A teenager is in the hospital after an accident on I-5.Medford Fire and Rescue say at around 5:30 Tuesday evening a 16-year-old girl was getting onto I-5 at mile post 30 when she c ...