OSP Reports - March 24
March 24, 2022 | View PDF
March 18: 18:34: Crash, Injury - Hwy. 126E, Milepost 39. Troopers were dispatched to a single motor vehicle crash. Investigation revealed a black 2004 Chevrolet Cavalier was traveling westbound attempting to negotiate a slight curve. The Chevrolet left dark-colored skid marks documenting the direction of the vehicle as it slid down an embankment. The vehicle rotated and came to rest on its driver-side portion facing EB adjacent to a power pole. The operator reported no injury, however, small amounts of blood were observed. Only other occupant was a dog. Involved: 24-year-old male from Springfield.
March 19: 07:02: Warrant Arrest - Hill Rd. & Marcola Rd. Troopers stopped to check on a parked vehicle that was improperly displaying high beams causing a hazard to passing motorists. The driver had five serviceable arrest warrants and was violation suspended. The driver was taken into custody without incident and subsequently transported to Lane County Adult Corrections where she was lodged. The vehicle was released to a friend with driver’s consent. Involved: 40-year-old female. Charges: Parole/Probation Violation, DUII - Alcohol, Theft II X 2, and Contempt of Court.
23:09: Driving Under the Influence, Alcohol - Hwy. 126E, Mp. 13.5. Troopers were dispatched to a two-vehicle crash. One driver exhibited signs of impairment and was arrested for DUII. The driver was transported to the Lane County Jail and provided a valid breath sample. The driver was then cited and released. Involved: red Acura RSX, 71-year-old male.