The driver, later identified as Lee W VOLGARDSEN, age 41, of Eugene, fled the scene on foot prior to emergency vehicles arriving. He was later located and his residence. VOLGARDSEN was taken into custody and transported to the Lane County Jail where he was charged with Manslaughter in the Second Degree.
44-year-old Joel Minh Hung Reynolds of Oklahoma, was driving northbound on I-5 from westbound I-84 when he collided with the center median, crossing it and eventually colliding with the jersey barrier next to the far right lane of southbound I-5.
if Ms. Foster had survived it is likely that criminal charges would’ve been filed against her based upon the conclusion of the investigation
The driver of the boat is 22 year old Edward Ramirez from California and he has been charged with Boating under the influence of Intoxicants. Ramirez had a blood alcohol content one and a half times the legal limit. The other two subjects that were arrested are 23 year old Ivan Barajas and 26 year old Ernesto Barajas who are both from California. They have been charged with Disorderly Conduct
According to Trooper Tiffany Lynn, on April 24, 2015 at 9:48am a two vehicle serious injury crash occurred on SR HWY 226 near Milepost (MP) 8.5 (near Scio). Unit #1, a 1995 Honda Accord, driven by Scott Cook was eastbound on Hwy 226 when it crossed the centerline and collided with Unit #2 a westbound Itasca Sunriver Motorhome. Unit #2 was driven by Mr. Randall Starr (age 76) with his wife, Mrs. Barbara Starr (age 77) as the right front passenger. Both Mr. Cook and the Starrs are residents of Scio.
04/20/2015 — Oregon State Police report that Oregon State Police (OSP) troopers are continuing the investigation into Saturday nights fatal traffic crash at 9237 Holland Loop Road near Cave Junction in Josephine County that ended with one man dead and another facing DUI homicide charges. Police report that after arresting the driver, he had to be subdued with a Taser.
Durham is being treated for his injuries; however as a result of the investigation, Mr. Durham is expected to be charged with Manslaughter in the First Degree, Assault in the Second Degree, Assault in the Third Degree, Reckless Driving, and DUII- Controlled Substances.
Sheriff’s Deputies found Mr. Hoffman was driving northbound on NW Bethany Boulevard and accelerated at a very high speed as he was turning left onto NW West Union Road. Investigators determined Mr. Hoffman lost control of the Blazer, ran onto the shoulder then rolled over in the roadway. He received minor injuries and was treated by medical personnel on the scene.
It was determined that Mr. Hoffman was under the influence of marijuana and driving recklessly at the time of the crash. He was arrested and charged with DUII. He was lodged in the Washington County Jail held on $2,500 bail.