Interstate 5

inciweb

I-5 is now open near the Oregon-California border.

Heavy Traffic Expected on I-5 Friday

Nov 25, 2015
goducks.com

Heavy traffic is expected this holiday weekend along I-5, especially on Friday. The Civil War Game and Black Friday will most likely cause increased delays around Eugene and Corvallis.

ODOT

After two fatal crossover crashes on Interstate 5 in the past month, the State of Oregon is expediting a plan to add cable barriers to the unprotected medians.

Jessica Robinson

Safety experts say there are historically three big killers on the road: drunken driving, not wearing a seatbelt, and speeding. Public views have changed dramatically about seatbelts and driving drunk. But states are having a harder time changing attitudes about driving too fast, as anyone who’s ever zipped down I-5 can attest. There's still very little known about this ubiquitous bad habit or what to do about it.