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Apr 17, 2013 at 2:37 PM
Highway 58 will close in both directions at the Salt Creek Tunnel east of Oakridge starting Wednesday night as work to repair and improve the tunnel begins its second season of construction.
Mar 22, 2013 at 5:34 PM
Six people were hurt in a crash Friday afternoon that blocked Highway 58 at the west end of the Salt Creek Tunnel for around two hours.
Mar 17, 2013 at 9:55 AM
Highway 58 is now open after a jackknifed semi truck blocked the roadway near the Salt Creek Tunnel early Sunday morning.
Sep 3, 2012 at 4:52 PM

OAKRIDGE, Ore -- A  man was sent to the hospital after he crashed his pickup into two vehicles on Highway 58 Monday morning, Oregon State Police said.

OSP troopers reported that Gary Cullin, 79 of La Pine, was towing his camping...
Sep 3, 2012 at 4:52 PM
A  man was sent to the hospital after he crashed his pickup into two vehicles on Highway 58 Monday morning, Oregon State Police said.
Aug 3, 2012 at 4:28 PM

CRESCENT, Ore. - A trucker struck a piece of construction equipment nearly hit a flagger and other workers on the Salt Creek Tunnel project on Thursday, then left the scene and tried to ignore a state trooper for several miles before stopping,...
Aug 2, 2012 at 8:55 PM
A trucker struck a piece of construction equipment nearly hit a flagger and other workers on the Salt Creek Tunnel project on Thursday, then left the scene and tried to ignore a state trooper for several miles before stopping, police said.
Jun 8, 2012 at 2:06 PM

Oregon Highway 58 reopened to a single lane of travel Friday morning after a 3-day/4-night complete closure near the Salt Creek tunnel at milepost 56.

Traffic is controlled by pilot cars through the tunnel and motorists should expect...
May 31, 2012 at 2:10 PM

Highway 58 will be closed to all traffic around the clock starting Monday, June 4, 2012, as crews excavate and rebuild the floor of the Salt Creek Tunnel, seal and repair tunnel liner, and replace three eastside viaducts.
The closure is...
Oct 14, 2011 at 10:45 AM

Transit officials are working with the Oakridge and crescent Lake communities to plan closures necessary to repair and reconstruct the Salt Creek Tunnel and viaducts on Highway 58 in 2012 and 2013.

In a report filed Thursday, Oregon...
Oct 14, 2011 at 10:32 AM

A contractor for the Oregon Department of Transportation will be installing highway striping on Oregon Highway 58 east of the Salt Creek Tunnel this weekend in an effort to complete a major paving project before inclement weather...
Jul 31, 2011 at 9:43 AM
A late night motor vehicle accident just east of Oakridge shut down the highway.
Jul 30, 2011 at 11:59 PM
Motor home fire blocks Hwy. 58 late Saturday...about 5 miles west of Willamette Pass
Jul 30, 2011 at 11:59 PM
NEAR WILLAMETTE PASS - Oregon State Police reports a motor home fire has closed state Highway 58, east of Oakridge.  The closure is near milepost 56 at the Salt Creek Tunnel.  Troopers say all lanes are blocked and there is no detour.  This is as of...
Feb 28, 2011 at 1:42 PM
Pioneers started with an old Native American trail up the McKenzie River in 1862. Engineers improved the route for tourism in the 1920s. Now the Old McKenzie Highway is a nationally recognized historic place. >>> Photo Gallery