Now police are asking for the public's help figuring out what happened.
Police identified the man as 33-year-old Charles Lewis Irwin. He was last listed as a Springfield resident.
Irwin was found just after 11 p.m. Wednesday on S. Danebo Avenue near W. 11th Avenue.
A bicycle was found nearby. There was not substantial damage to the bicycle, police said. There were no other people or vehicles in the area.
Medics rushed Irwin to the hospital, but he died from his injuries, police said.
"They love between 80 and 90, and they're doing just fine, thank you very much," said Robin Pfeiffer at Pfeiffer Vineyards. "But when it gets up into the mid to high 90s and above, they kind of gather and shut down and they don't do as well as they do at those low temperatures."
Construction has begun on First Avenue, and Monroe and Madison streets in the Whiteaker neighborhood.
Although there will be some delays, the project manager says the end result will be worth it.
On July 28, 2014, the Eugene City Council passed a law that allows everyone working within the Eugene city limits to accrue paid sick time at work. Here's what's next.
At 34 years old, Stacey Escalante was, in her words, at the top of her game.
A successful television news reporter in Las Vegas, the busy mother of two was even training for a marathon.
"I looked fine, and I had no indication i was sick," she said. "I just had that spot on my back. It was a little itchy, but other than that, it wasn't a problem."
It was a problem: Stage III melanoma that spread to her lymph nodes.
A few years ago, homeowner Troy Carpenter noticed the emerald ash borer beetle was killing his trees.
"You start noticing when the canopy thins out and eventually they don't have any leaves," he said. "We thought we could treat about half of them that seemed to have somewhat healthy canopies."
When the treatments didn't work, Carpenter had no other choice but have the trees removed.
"Over the course of the last two years, we had about 17 trees taken out," he said. "All ash trees."
Since before there was color in cartoons, TV shows have known how to sell a drowning, with dramatic music and a lot of splashing and screaming for help.
But in reality, a drowning person quietly slips below the surface.
Andrea Robertson, the safety officer for the City of Lynnwood, and some of her Red Cross certified lifeguards helped illustrate a drowning.
Police are asking the public for help identifying two suspects caught on surveillance camera using credit cards stolen in a burglary July 13.
An Ohio mother was shocked to learn an ice cream sandwich her son had left outside in hot temperatures hadn't melted twelve hours later.
A local ordinance requiring employers to provide paid sick time to part-time employees passed the Eugene City Council 5-3 Monday night.
The measure takes effect in July 2015.
Deputies evacuated a hotel after a guest barricaded himself in his room and claimed to have explosives Monday, the Lane County Sheriff's Office said.
William Cameron, 50, exited through the window of his room at the Super 8 after talking to deputies for about 10 minutes.
The sheriff said Cameron’s room was heavily damaged, including broken appliances, electrical fixtures and furniture.
Deputies determined that Cameron was under the influence of methamphetamine, and a small amount of meth was found in his room.
The search for a man last seen July 10 continues in Jackson County.