Neighbors speak out following tragic crash in Marcola

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Published on November 19, 2019 -

Neighbors speak out following tragic crash in Marcola

According to dispatch records, around 9:30 p.m.

Friday, Police responded to an accident on the 93000 block on Marcola road.


Neighbors speak out following tragic crash in Marcola

Of them.

Now to marcola where neighbors say someone is dead after a car lost control friday evening.

Kezi 9 news reporter emma jerome went to the scene earlier today and spoke with many people about why they say....this happens far too often in that neighborhood.

According to dispatch records... around 9:30 friday night... police responded to an accident on the 93 thousand block on marcola road*in marcola... those same records show that a deceased subject was at that scene witnesses say they saw a single car that looks like it lost control completely wrecked on the road they also say that while it was a tragic thing to happen... they just want measures to be taken in order to prevent things like this from happening in the future emma j: "neighbors say they want speed reduction... lights... signs... anything that will prevent tragedies like this from happening on their road.."

Long time residents say they heard about the accident that same evening... but since then... nothing... which is abnormal for the small town adam conley "usually when something happens everybody knows about it& but nobody seems to know anything about this wreck& it's odd."

Conley has lived in marcola his whole life and works right off the road where the crash occured and say he hears of accidents multiple times each month he also says that while lane county sheriffs office does great work and try their very best... they don't always respond as quickly as they would like so what can be done to prevent tragedies on this road?

"i don't really think there's much that can be done& they've already tried putting rumble strips out towards town and that hasn't really seemed to stop accidents i don't know what could be done beyond that" everyone i spoke with says they just want tragedies like this to stop so lives can be saved...in marcola... emma jerome kezi 9 news dispatch records... around 9:30 friday night... police responded to an accident on the 93 thousand block on marcola road*in marcola... those same records show that a deceased subject was at that scene witnesses say they saw a single car that looks like it lost control completely wrecked on the road they also say that while it was a tragic thing to happen... they just want measures to be taken in order to prevent things like this from happening in the future emma j: "neighbors say they want speed reduction... lights... signs... anything that will prevent tragedies like this from happening on their road.."

Long time residents say they heard about the accident that same evening... but since then... nothing... which is abnormal for the small town adam conley "usually when something happens everybody knows about it& but nobody seems to know anything about this wreck& it's odd."

Conley has lived in marcola his whole life and works right off the road where the crash occured and say he hears of accidents multiple times each month he also says that while lane county sheriffs office does great work and try their very best... they don't always respond as quickly as they would like so what can be done to prevent tragedies on this road?

"i don't really think there's much that can be done& they've already tried putting rumble strips out towards town and that hasn't really seemed to stop accidents i don't know what could be done beyond that" everyone i spoke with says they just want tragedies like this to stop so lives can be saved...in marcola... emma jerome kezi 9 news we*have reached out to the lane county sheriff's office to get more information on this crash but have not heard back yet.

Of course the moment we do we will let you know.

Now to a crime alert....2 people are in jail tonight after a fight broke out near stewart pond in eugene this morning according to police, a call came in about a stabbing at 10:45.

As officers responded, a*second call came in about the victim being run over by a vehicle as suspects tried to leave the scene.

Officers found the victim....who was then treated by medics for a cut on his hand.

Officers later located a vehicle with a trailer attached to it.

We're told the people who were involved in the incident lived there.

Three people were inside of the trailer....when one of their dogs got out and caused problems for officers.

Two dogs were sent to the greenhill humane society for safekeeping.

Two suspects were

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