Oregon: Kyle Bond charged with DUI manslaughter in killing Amber Cobiskey in pickup rollover

Kyle Bond killed Amber Cobiskey in DUI booze cruise Lane County Oregon 071315

According to Oregon State Police on July 13, 2015 at approximately 6:24PM, the Lane County Sheriff’s Office responded to a single vehicle motor vehicle crash on Row River Road near milepost 13 in the Cottage Grove area. Troopers from the Springfield Area Command responded to assist with the collision reconstruction and subsequent investigation. 

Preliminary information revealed that a 1985 GMC 1500 pickup, operated by Kyle A BOND, age 25, of Eugene, was traveling westbound on Row River Road near milepost 13. BOND had five passengers, two in the cab and three riding in the bed of the pickup. 

For unknown reasons, BOND, traveled off of the roadway, and veered back onto the roadway losing control of the vehicle. The vehicle collided with a concrete barrier and overturned ejecting the three occupants in the bed of the pickup. 

Amber L COBISKEY, age 20, of Cottage Grove was pronounced deceased on scene by emergency crews. 

Three passengers, Tyler J STUNER, age 18, Jonathan M BELLONE, age 21, and Forest COBISKEY, 18 (all of Cottage Grove) were transported to the Sacred Heart Medical Center at Riverbend in Springfield for serious injuries. A sixteen year old juvenile male was also a passenger and was not injured. 

BOND was arrested and lodged at the Lane County Jail on the charges of Manslaughter in the Second Degree, 2 counts of Assault in the Third Degree, five counts of Reckless Endangering and DUII. 

Oregon State Police was assisted by the Lane County Sheriff’s Office, the Lane County District Attorney’s Office and South Lane Fire and Rescue.