Man arrested for DUII after crash in Eugene

The name of the man has not been released.

Posted: Apr 14, 2019 5:40 AM
Updated: Apr 14, 2019 9:38 AM

EUGENE, Ore. – A man was arrested and taken to the hospital after a crash late Saturday night.

Police said the man was driving westbound on Lorane Highway, near Washington Street, when he crashed into a fence and trailer around 11 p.m.

They said a woman tried to stop and help the man. Police said when that happened, the man accosted her and then drove off in her car, only to crash two blocks later.

The man was taken to the hospital and is expected to recover. The woman was not injured.

Police said the man was arrested for DUII. His name has not been released.

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