Josephine County

Child hit by car, driver ruled not at-fault

MERLIN, Ore.– An eight-year-old boy from Merlin is in the hospital Thursday after being hit by a car. Witnesses at the scene said the school bus dropped off the boy on Pleasant Valley Road near Peach Street Wednesday afternoon. As it started …

Motorcyclist dies after Josephine County crash

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – A local man died after crashing his motorcycle in Josephine County crash. Oregon State Police said the crash happened on the evening of September 3 on Highway 260 near milepost 20. Preliminary evidence indicates 51-year-old John Yanutik III …