Highway 62

Man hospitalized after Highway 62 rollover

SHADY COVE, Ore. — Wednesday morning, Jackson County Sheriff’s Office said a 29-year-old man was rescued, after his car rolled down an embankment off of Highway 62. The four door sedan crashed just north of milepost 21 in Shady Cove. Police at …

ADA work begins on “Big X” intersection

MEDFORD, Ore. — Work on the “Big X” intersection in Medford is getting underway. It’s a project to make the intersection of Highway 99, 238 and 62 more accessible for those with disabilities. The Oregon Department of Transportation said it’s upgrading ramps, …

Highway 62 Expressway finally set to open

MEDFORD, Ore. — After nearly 3 years of construction, the Highway 62 Expressway is finally set to open. “I know that the public is excited, I get asked countless times of day… when is it going to be open,” said Gary Leaming, …

Highway 62 Expressway to open next week

MEDFORD, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Transportation said the Rogue Valley Expressway, also known as the Highway 62 Expressway, will open next week. Gary Leaming with ODOT said after over three years of planning, the project is wrapping up and crews …

Woman dies in crash north of Eagle Point

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – A Shady Cove woman died after a crash north of Eagle Point. According to Oregon State Police, on the morning of October 4, 45-year-old Argelia Avina was driving a 2006 Chevy Aveo westbound on Highway 62. Avina came …

Update on Highway 62 Expressway construction

MEDFORD, Ore. — Work on the new Highway 62 Expressway could be finished by the end of winter. Contractors are continuing to work through the fall.  Phase 1 was completed this past summer and phase 2 is underway. Transportation officials say work …