Douglas County Sheriff's Office


 Justice Building • Roseburg, Oregon 97470 • (541) 440-4450

John Hanlin


Date/Time of Release:  04/12/2012 - 10:10
Contact Person:  Dwes Hutson  
Contact Number:  541-440-4464  
Subject:  Injury Accident  
Date/Time of Incident:  04/11/2012 - 23:15
Incident Location:  400 block South Pacific Highway, Myrtle Creek, OR  
Case Number:  12-1466  
Driver:  MADDOX, Douglas Wayne / 38 yoa / Myrtle Creek
Pedestrian:  SHELLARD, Jon Edward / 42 yoa / Myrtle Creek

Vehicle: gray 2011 Dodge R2500 pickup

On Wednesday, April 11, 2012, at about 2315 hours, Douglas Maddox was driving north bound in the 400 block of South Pacific Highway when he struck John Shellard who was on foot. Shellard impacted the right front corner of Maddox's pickup and was thrown into the ditch.

Shellard received serious injuries and was taken to Mercy Hospital and then transferred to Sacred Heart Riverbend where he is in critical condition.

Maddox voluntarily submitted to a breath test which confirmed he had not been consuming alcohol.

Case under investigation.

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