KATU Investigators Latest round of ODOT maintenance on 217 flyover ramp won't fix crash problems Latest round of ODOT maintenance on 217 flyover ramp won't fix crash problems (Video)
The ramp connecting Interstate 5 to Highway 217 in Lake Oswego, known as the "flyover" ramp, has become notorious for spinout crashes that snarl traffic. This week, Oregon's Department of Transportation made good on its promise to upgrade the ramp but Friday, ODOT admitted it was not enough to fix the ongoing problems.
KATU Investigators No safety improvements expected for deadly stretch of road near Molalla No safety improvements expected for deadly stretch of road near Molalla (Photo Gallery) (Video)
Families and friends are mourning the death of two teenage girls who died this weekend when the car they were in went over an embankment and into the Molalla River. The On Your Side Investigators also learned that the place where the girls crashed was the site of another bad accident just months earlier.
KATU Investigators Court documents show Jessica Smith, Greg Smith both feared for children's safety Court documents show Jessica Smith, Greg Smith both feared for children's safety (Video)
Greg Smith said in a declaration filed in Clark County Superior Court that Jessica Smith had sent him a barrage of texts in early July, and that their 13-year-old daughter Alana had sent left him a “troublesome” voicemail that he believed was instigated by Jessica.