Eugene Police are no longer seeking the van and a suspect is in custody. The suspect vehicle was located near the intersection of Clear Lake Road and Territorial Highway on January 9. Eugene Police officers, K9 unit and Drone Team operator responded and observed an individual inside the van. The suspect was reported to be suicidal, and had access to a firearm. Officers hailed the occupant, who was later confirmed to be the suspect. The suspect complied with commands and detained without incident. A firearm was recovered.
The suspect, Parker William Volberg, age 29, was lodged at Lane County Jail on a charge of Felony Hit and Run.
Major Collision Investigation is seeking tips about this white vehicle, described as a white, full-sized van, possibly a Chevrolet, that went eastbound on W. 11th Avenue. It was involved in a fatal pedestrian-vehicle crash at W. 11th Avenue near Oakpatch around 5:23 p.m. Anyone with tips is asked to please call 541.682.5111.
Please avoid travel in the area of W.11th Avenue near Oakpatch so that emergency responders have access. They are responding to a crash involving a pedestrian and vehicle that occurred at 5:25 p.m.
Incident number 22-007267