Oregon State Police say the driver killed in a wreck on Highway 97 near Madras last week was doing 127 miles per hour just seconds before the crash. Investigators say David Ramirez, 26, of Madras was southbound on Highway 97, when he lost control and rolled several times before end up in a 30-foot ravine. Ramirez died at the scene, and a 19-year-old female passenger was seriously hurt.
Jones Road, full road closure between Bennington Lane and NE Butler Market Road. May 18 – August 18, local access only.
Orion Drive closed in two locations for sewer work; at the intersection with Avery Lane and between Desert Woods Drive and King Hezekiah Way. From July 11 to Sept. 6. Detours marked.
Valhalla Sewer Relocation Project, Mt. Washington Drive at Shevlin Park Road intersection and North to Regency Street. Nighttime closures with detours marked during roundabout construction. Daytime closures for construction towards Regency Street. 7 p.m. – 7 a.m., July 11 – November.