I-5

Transportation
8:41 am
Sun October 26, 2014

After 2 Fatal Crossover Crashes, Oregon Expedites I-5 Cable Barrier Project

This stretch of I-5 in Linn County was the scene of a fatal crossover crash Oct. 24, prompting the state to fast-track a project to erect cable barriers in the median.
Credit ODOT

After two fatal crossover crashes on Interstate 5 in the past month, the State of Oregon is expediting a plan to add cable barriers to the unprotected medians.

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Crime & Law
6:17 pm
Tue April 15, 2014

Pair Of Teens Suspected In Creswell Cinder Block Attack

Car hit Sunday by cinder block on I-5 in Creswell
Credit Oregon State Police

Oregon State Police have identified two teenagers they believe are responsible for throwing a cinder block of an I-5 overpass in the Creswell area early Sunday morning.  

The cinder block hit the windshield of a car traveling on the interstate and injured a passenger.  It hit 30-year-old Tiffany Becker in the face.  She was taken to the hospital, and subsequently released.    

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