foothill road

Foothill Road to see upgrades in coming years

Jackson County, Ore. — A notoriously dangerous stretch of road in Jackson County could see some safety upgrades. Director John Vial with Jackson County Roads says the majority of accidents on Foothill and North Phoenix Road are due to human behavior. Whether it be speeding, …

Medford crash causes widespread power outage

Medford, Ore.- A crash in the Foothill Road area caused hundreds of east Medford residents to lose power early Thursday morning. The outage was first reported about 3:20 a.m. and originally impacted about 1800 homes. Pacific Power crews were able to get …

Fatal crash on North Foothill Road

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – Police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred on Foothill Road near the intersection of Corey Road. Just after 8:00 a.m. on Monday, January 29, police responded to the 6700 block of North Foothill Road near the Jackson …

Saturation patrols on North Foothill Road

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – Police are focusing some of their efforts on a notorious Medford-area roadway. Traffic issues and crime are a growing problem along North Foothill Road. While the Medford City Council has plans for improvements that include additional lanes, more …