PORTLAND, Ore. — Portland’s Major Crash Team responded to two deadly crashes last night.
A person was killed when their motorcycle collided with an SUV near Southeast 34th and Powell around 6:20pm.
Three hours later, a pedestrian was hit by a vehicle at the intersection of Northeast 42nd and Halsey. The driver took off. There is no vehicle description at this time.
— Jon Goodwin (@JGoodyPDX) March 1, 2020
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FATAL CRASH ON SOUTHEAST POWELL BOULEVARD
Officers secured the scene and the Major Crash Team responded to investigate. The driver of the vehicle remained on scene and cooperated with investigators. No arrests were made. The name of the deceased will be released after next of kin has been notified.
PEDESTRIAN KILLED IN HIT AND RUN CRASH ON NE HALSEY ST
Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact the non-emergency line at (503)823-3333 and reference case number 20-70846.
The name of the deceased will be released after next of kin has been notified.