Featured Stories

Other Pamplin Media Group sites


Beaverton woman injured in crash Thursday

Collision with large truck trailer occurs on highway between Albany and Corvallis


SUBMITTED PHOTO - Damoneisha Calhoun had to be extricated from her car after colliding with a large truck trailer that pulled into her path west of Albany on Thursday.A Beaverton woman was seriously injured on March 10 when her vehicle collided with a large tractor trailer on Highway 34 between Albany and Corvallis.

Damoneisha D. Calhoun, 21, had to be extricated from her car and was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital in Corvallis with serious injuries.

Oregon State Police determined Calhoun was traveling westbound on the highway at about 11 a.m. when the Kenworth truck pulling a trailer entered the highway at Oakville Road North to turn east and traveled into Calhoun's path.

Calhoun's car collided with the trailer and came to rest partially underneath it, according to OSP Sgt. Kyle Hove.

The driver of the Kenworth, 55-year-old Charles M. Brennan of White City, was not injured.

OSP is continuing its investigation. Several other fire, law enforcement and other agencies provided assistance.