Oregon State Police say that on November 14, at approximately 9:30 PM, the Northern Command Center was notified of a large metal object that had fallen off of a pick-up truck. The pick-up was pulling a flat bed trailer and the object fell off of the trailer.
Following a disturbance at a local restaurant early Sunday morning a woman was hit and killed on I-5 in Salem. Family and friends gathered near where she died Tuesdday evening to remember her life.
SPD told Salem News Journal that all of the involved parties were transported to Salem Health with varying degrees of injuries, however none of them are life-threatening. Their current medical conditions are unknown.
Update: Due to weather, this work has been delayed until Tuesday Sept 26th and Wednesday Sept 27th.
The crash was caused when a 1978 Chevrolet El Camino, operated by Grant Thomas Hromas, 50-yrs-old of Albany, left the south bound lane of travel and crossed completely over to the north bound lane of travel. This caused a nearly head on crash with a 2013 Hyundia Elantra sedan.
Linn County Sheriff Bruce Riley reports his deputies are investigating a fatal, motor vehicle crash. The single-vehicle crash occurred today on Century Drive near Viewcrest Road, Albany. The crash was reported to the Linn County Sheriff's Office 9-1-1 Center at 3:48 p.m.
A fiery crash on I-5 in Albany just after midnight sent one man to a Portland hospital. A passing motorist stopped and helped pull the driver from the vehicle before it became fully engulfed in flames. I-5 northbound was closed until the fire could be extinguished
This morning, at approximately 3:00 AM the Oregon State Police responded to a single vehicle crash on Interstate 5 near milepost 243 southbound in Marion County. The Oregon State Police was assisted by the Marion County Sheriff's office, Jefferson Fire District and the Oregon Department of Transportation.
Salem Police Officers are participating in three statewide traffic enforcement and safety campaigns. The third of the three campaigns will be from August 21 through September 3