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Fatal rollover on I-5

SUNNY VALLEY, Ore. – Investigators are releasing more information about a fatal rollover crash on Interstate 5. Oregon State Police said on evening, a Nissan Versa driven by 84-year-old Grants Pass resident George Kachigian was traveling northbound on I-5 between Wolf Creek …

Wyoming motorcyclist killed in Highway 101 crash

Lane County, Ore. – Oregon State Police troopers responded to a crash on Highway 101 north of Florence around 2:00 Wednesday afternoon. OSP said the crash involved a motorcycle and a passenger car. An investigation revealed the motorcycle was traveling northbound at …

Man drowns in Illinois River

Josephine County, Ore. – The Josephine County Sheriff’s Office was notified around 1:10 Sunday afternoon that there was a drowning in the Illinois River near Reeves Creek. Deputies said the investigation indicates 87-year-old Jack Sauer and a friend were crossing the river …

Man killed in fuel tanker crash in Lane County

Lane County, Ore. – Police responded to a commercial vehicle crash on Highway 58 north of Oakridge at 10:40 Saturday night. According to Oregon State Police, a truck hauling two fuel tankers driven by 62-year-old Lakeview resident Kevin W. Smith veered off …

Fatality at logging site in Siskiyou County

Siskiyou County, Calif. – The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Officer responded to a report of man killed at a logging site in a rural area between Seiad Valley and Happy Camp on September 23 around 2:00 Friday afternoon. The man, identified by deputies …

Man dies after falling on Mt. Shasta

Mt. Shasta, Calif. – A man died after falling from a slope on Mount Shasta on Thursday. The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office said a 911 call was received around 9:30 a.m. from a 16-year-old boy saying that his father had fallen from …

Fatal accident north of Grants Pass

Sunny Valley, Ore. — A driver was killed after running into a tree in near Sunny Valley. Rural-Metro Fire said they responded to the crash on the 400 block of Placer Road. Firefighters said they used the jaws-of-life to remove the driver. …

Boy killed on world’s tallest waterslide

Kansas City, Kan. (KSHB) —  10-year-old boy has died after an accident on the Verruckt at Schlitterbahn Water Park in Kansas City, Kansas. The child who died has been identified as Caleb Schwab, the son of Kansas State Representative Scott Schwab. More …

Woman killed after falling near N. Umpqua River

Douglas County, Ore. – A woman died after falling approximately 90 feet to the edge of the North Umpqua River on Sunday. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office said 23-year-old Roseburg resident Sydney Craft was taking photographs of a man jumping into the …