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Eugene police “looking for a hero” who helped save overdose patient

Eugene police announced Monday that they are “looking for a hero” after a good samaritan saved the life of a man who had overdosed on heroin Sunday morning near West 13th Avenue and Polk Street. Eugene police had been called to the location at 7:30 a.m., for a report of …

Motorcyclist, garbage truck collide in west Eugene

A motorcycle collided with a garbage truck early Monday morning near Bailey Hill Road in west Eugene. The crash happened just after 6:30 a.m. on Obie Street and West 11th Avenue. The motorcyclist was taken to Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend in Springfield with injuries. No other details were …

Woman found dead in downtown Eugene alley identified

The woman found dead in downtown Eugene Saturday night has been identified as 34-year-old Nicole Lorraine Murr. Murr, of Eugene, was found at 11:53 p.m., lying in the alley way between Olive and Willamette Streets near the Parkade at East Seventh Avenue. Witnesses who called 911 reported that Murr was …

Bicyclist, driver in Saturday evening crash identified

The bicyclist struck by a car in west Eugene Saturday evening has been identified. Charles Michael Miller, 57, whose hometown was not known, was hit by a 2001 Saab on East Seventh Avenue and Van Buren Street at 7:46 p.m., and was taken to Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend …

Motorcyclist killed Thursday identified

The motorcyclist killed in a crash Thursday night on the Ferry Street Bridge has been identified. David Andrew Varin, 26, whose hometown was not immediately known, died after his motorcycle wrecked at 10:58 p.m. between the East Sixth Avenue off-ramp and East Eighth Avenue. The road was closed for several …

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