Drunk Driver Crashes Car Into Max Tunnel

Posted by Jeremy Scott on March 19, 2014
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PORTLAND — Police say a man was drunk when he crashed his car onto the Max tracks right as service was beginning Wednesday morning.

The mess caused a headache for riders headed to the west side as they had to get off and board a shuttle bus.

An operator headed westbound into the Robertson Tunnel just past the Goose Hollow Transit Station spotted …

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Roll-Over Crash Closes I-5 Downtown

Posted by Jeremy Scott on March 5, 2014
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PORTLAND — The northbound lanes of Interstate 5 in the heart of downtown were closed for nearly an hour early Wednesday afternoon after a roll-over crash between the Morrison and Burnside bridges.

One woman was reportedly rescued from the wreckage.  Traffic backed up for miles in all directions.  The crash was cleared by 2:00.

Picture of wreckage sent in by NW …

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Driver Still Wanted In One-Year-Old Hit & Run

Posted by Jeremy Scott on February 13, 2014
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PORTLAND — Tommy Gann was hit and killed near his apartment a year ago February 14th.  The driver of the van who hit him and kept on going still hasn’t been found.

Police recovered the vehicle a day later and found out who was driving.  58-year-old Victorio Nogueda-Barrera is wanted on a warrant.

The 56-year-old Gann was crossing Southeast Holgate near Milwaukie …

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Three Avoid Serious Injury In Beaverton Roll-Over

Posted by Jeremy Scott on January 23, 2014
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BEAVERTON — It’s amazing that everyone had just minor injuries when two trucks collided Thursday morning on Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway at SW 99th.  One person was pinned inside the wreckage.

“One of the trucks flipped over onto its side.  The male occupant was able to get himself out of the vehicle.  Members from Tualatin Valley Fire and Rescue had to extricate the female,” …

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One Year Later: Driver Still Wanted in Deadly Hit & Run

Posted by Jeremy Scott on January 21, 2014
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BEAVERTON, Ore. — 18-year-old Harley Rocher was hit by a car and killed last January while walking from work to his girlfriend’s house.  Police have still not found the driver who left him for dead.

Rocher was walking along on Southwest Laurelwood Avenue around 8:00 on the evening of January 15th, 2013 when he was hit from behind.

Evidence from the scene …

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