Fatal Pedestrian/Vehicle Crash – 4820 Goodpasture LoopCase No. 13-9193
A pedestrian has died after a pedestrian/vehicle crash that occurred at the Chevron Parking lot, 4820 Goodpasture Island Road. The low-speed crash occurred around 4:37 p.m. May 21, in the parking lot of the Chevron Gas Station. A driver, Melissa Bermingham, age 32, of Creswell, was backing her 2005 Chevy Equinox when the pedestrian was struck. The 74-year-old pedestrian fell and hit her head on the pavement. Eugene Police Major Collision Investigation team responded to investigate the crash. The pedestrian was taken to a local hospital.
The name of the pedestrian is being withheld until this afternoon to give the family time to notify other relatives and friends. Police are seeking information from anyone who witnessed the crash. They are asked to please call Officer/MCI Investigator Scott Dillon, 541.682.5157.