February 17, 2018
Salem-News.com (Nov-01-2010 18:14)
Serious Single Vehicle DUII Crash in Eugene - Springfield AreaSalem-News.com
A vehicle driven by a Eugene man drifted off the right shoulder, traveled back across the southbound lanes and struck the center concrete barrier where it rolled several times.Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (Oct-27-2010 21:15)
Chemeketa Memorial Honors Lost StudentsVideo by Jerry Freeman Salem-News.com
"Our heart breaks for the families of these victims..." - Chemeketa Pres. Cheryl Roberts
(SALEM, Ore.) -
Chemeketa Community College and Winema High School Programs are mourning a tragic accident which took the lives of 2 high school students and has left the other student in critical condition at Salem Hospital.
Salem-News.com (Oct-23-2010 11:45)
Beaverton Man Crashes Honda Into HouseSalem-News.com
(BEAVERTON, Ore.) - At 1:46am, Washington County Sheriff’s Deputies received a call from a homeowner who reported that a car had struck the front of their house and caused significant damage. Additionally, they reported that the driver of the vehicle was out of the car and unconscious.Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (Oct-21-2010 18:00)
Wilsonville DUII Crash Injures TwoSalem-News.com
(WILSONVILLE, Ore.) -
Late Wednesday night an Estacada man was driving his 2006 Nissan 350Z on SW Ellingsen Road near Wilsonville. The Driver, 24-year old Steven Decious, failed to negotiate a curve in the road and rolled his vehicle injuring himself and his passenger.
Salem-News.com (Oct-19-2010 10:09)
Off-duty Marion County Deputy Arrested Following CrashSalem-News.com
Initial tests indicate that Parson's blood alcohol level was approximately .227
(SALEM, Oregon) -
Police arrested an off-duty Marion County deputy on DUII charges after a crash that left a man trapped in his wrecked vehicle, requiring extrication.
Salem-News.com (Oct-19-2010 07:58)
Sandy Man Arrested Following Crash Into Power Pole on Highway 26 Near WelchesSalem-News.com
(WELCHES, Ore.) -
A Sandy-area man was arrested Monday on several charges after the pickup he was driving on Highway 26 in the Welches area crashed through a guardrail and struck a power pole causing power lines to drop onto the highway leading to a one hour closure.
Salem-News.com (Sep-30-2010 11:51)
Salem ODOT Worker Injured When Car Careens Through Construction ZoneMatt Lintz
Alcohol consumption by the 17 year old driver appears to be a major contributing factor
(SALEM, Oregon) - Shortly after 9:00 PM September 29th, an ODOT worker suffered serious, but not life threatening, injuries when a 1999 Honda Accord driven by a 17 year old male from Salem lost control and drove into a road construction project. The worker, 46 year old Philip Lane of Corvallis, was standing on the side of the roadway on Kuebler Blvd by I-5 when he was struck by the westbound car. After the vehicle struck Lane, it continued until it struck the rear of a street sweeper, causing substantial damage.Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (Sep-12-2010 23:43)
Bicyclists Spot Crashed Car with Abandoned, Injured PassengerSalem-News.com
Alcohol is suspected as a contributing factor of this resulting crash.Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (Aug-27-2010 02:00)
17 Million Americans Drive Drunk AnnuallySalem-News.com
To warn motorists about the dangers of drunken driving, the US government is spending about $13 million for an advertising campaign to publicize increased enforcement through the upcoming September 6 Labor Day weekend.
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A US government study says nearly 17 million Americans have driven a vehicle while drunk at least once within a year.
Salem-News.com (Jul-28-2010 00:32)
Mothers Against Drunk Driving Downgraded to a `D` Charity Rating GuideSalem-News.com
Poor Fundraising Practices and Too Little Focus on Victim Services Earn MADD Low Grade.
(WASHINGTON D.C.) -
The American Institute of Philanthropy’s (AIP) Charity Rating Guide & Watchdog Report has downgraded Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) to a “D” rating on a A-F scale in its August 2010 report.