SEVERE WX : Winter Weather Advisory View Alerts

Police investigating fatal accident

Oregon State Police said it doesn't appear alcohol or drugs were a problem.

Posted: Jun 2, 2018 9:42 AM

WALTON, Ore. -- Oregon State Police are investigating a fatal accident that happened on Highway 126 Friday evening. 

Police received the call about the single motor vehicle accident around 8 p.m. They said a male driver was traveling westbound in a Nissan Frontier and went off the road and hit a tree stump. He died at the scene. 

Police said it doesn't appear alcohol or drugs were a problem. 

Traffic was limited to one lane while crews worked to clear the scene. 

Article Comments

Eugene
Clear
53° wxIcon
Hi: 53° Lo: 39°
Feels Like: 53°
Corvallis
Clear
53° wxIcon
Hi: 56° Lo: 39°
Feels Like: 53°
Roseburg
Clear
50° wxIcon
Hi: 57° Lo: 40°
Feels Like: 50°
North Bend
Clear
53° wxIcon
Hi: 56° Lo: 44°
Feels Like: 53°
KEZI Radar
KEZI Temperatures
KEZI Planner

LATEST FORECAST

Community Events