Motorcyclist Lodged in Jail After Pursuit

Douglas Co. Sheriff's Office - 10/23/18 

A Salem man on a 1994 Yamaha F6R motorcycle is now in the Douglas County Jail after he tried to elude deputies Monday afternoon. 

45 year-old Kevin Wade Davison was operating the motorcycle when a deputy attempted to conduct a traffic stop for a traffic violation on Highway 99 near Superior Studs around 2:00 pm. Davison failed to stop attempted to pull away from deputies. The pursuit went into the Green District, onto Highway 99 and out Highway 42 in Winston. Davis turned onto Lookingglass Road and eventually onto Swan Hill Road where he crashed the motorcycle. 

Davis further attempted to elude deputies on foot after crashing. He was apprehended a short time later and was taken into custody without incident. Davis was evaluated at Mercy Medical Center before being lodged in the Douglas County Jail on the following charges: 
  • Attempt to Elude Police - Vehicle
  • Attempt to Elude Police - Foot
  • Probation Violation
The Sheriff's Office was assisted by the Winston Police Department, DINT and Winston-Dillard Fire Department.

Kevin Wade Davison