Pedestrian Critically Hurt in Crash

Posted by Anna Erickson on November 1, 2015


LINN COUNTY, Ore. – A man was driving on Highway 34 just east of Corvallis, when he ran into a pedestrian.

Oregon State Police say the driver, 18-year-old Adrean Magana, was intoxicated when he hit the pedestrian.

The pedestrian was taken to Good Samaritan in Corvallis with life-threatening injuries.  Magana and his passenger were not hurt.

Evidence indicates the pedestrian was within the …

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Help Solve a Portland Cold Case Murder

Posted by Anna Erickson on October 31, 2015


PORTLAND, Ore. – Portland Police and Oregon Crime Stoppers, is asking for your help to solve a 2013 homicide.

On Halloween of 2013, police got a call that there was a person slumped over in a car on Northeast Shaver Street shortly after 10 in the morning.

Officers and medics determined that the person was deceased. After looking into it, Homicide detectives …

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Crash Knocks Down Power Pole, Traps Driver

Posted by Anna Erickson on October 24, 2015


TUALATIN, Ore. – A meat delivery truck crashed into a power pole off SW Tonquin Road, trapping the driver.

Police say 43-year-old Joseph Ely was driving a refrigerated truck for Columbia Empire Meat Company Friday, when he lost control on a curve and crashed into the pole.

Electrical lines fell on the truck, trapping Ely inside.  Fire crews weren’t able to get …

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Two Brothers Die in Car Crash

Posted by Anna Erickson on October 17, 2015


SELMA, Ore. – Two brothers were driving west on Lakeshore Drive when the driver lost control of the car.

They ran off the road on the eastbound side, rolled the car, and hit a tree.

Oregon State Police say the driver, 21-year-old James Ogrady II, and his brother, 25-year-old Aaron Ogrady, were both pronounced deceased at the scene.

The crash is still being …

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Man Fires Gun Outside a Portland Tavern

Posted by Anna Erickson on October 11, 2015


PORTLAND, Ore. – A man was shooting a gun outside the Powellhurst Tavern on Southeast Powell Boulevard.

When police got there, they learned the suspect, 27-year-old Tyi Steffins, was in the bed of a pick up truck pulled out of the parking lot of the tavern.

Because Steffins would not surrender, and police were concerned he was still armed, officers shot rounds …

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