EUGENE, Ore. - Police urged motorists to stay home as crashes on snow-covered streets continued to plague city streets Friday.
A truck hit a tree and car near 28th and Chambers, and numerous slow-speed crashes were littering the roads with disabled vehicles.
At least 160 traffic crashes were called in to 911 between 4 a.m. and 2 p.m.
As of 2 p.m., police urged motorists to avoid the following locations, some of which were closed to traffic or clogged by car crashes:
Beltline near River Rd., numerous vehicles off the road and into the ditch
24th east of Willamette is closed
13th east of Garfield
Chambers from 24th to the top of the Hill
28th – Almaden to Chambers Ferry Street Bridge
Willamette from 32nd to 35th
Off ramp from 6th avenue to I-105
Beltline is open but a mess, police said.