Incident:       Motor Vehicle Accident        
Location:        Commercial Street/ E Street              
Case Number: 20-1201       
Date/Time:       02-11-20 @ 1826 hrs
More Information:   Sgt. Mike Massey
Completed By:          Sgt. Jeff Murkin                                      


On 02-11-20 at 1826 hrs a motorist driving on Commercial Street near E Street found a motorcycle in the 10 foot deep ditch alongside the roadway.   The apparent driver of the motorcycle was also found in the ditch near the motorcycle.   The approx. 60 year old male was unconscious and unresponsive.   Eugene/ Springfield Fire arrived and transported the critically injured man to Riverbend Hospital. His current condition is unknown at the time of this media release.    

The Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT) is investigating the cause of the accident.   Anyone with information regarding this case, or who may have witnessed the accident, is asked to contact the Springfield Police Department at 541-726-3714.