May 23 2017
PORTLAND, Oregon - On Friday at about 4 PM, a driver hit a pedestrian on Northeast Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, between Union Court and Marine Drive.
Police and medical personnel located a man suffering from serious injuries. He was taken to a Portland hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The driver remained at the scene and cooperated with police investigators. Exact cause of death or responsibility has not been determined.
Northeast MLK Jr. Boulevard was closed in both directions, between Marine Drive and Union Court, for several hours due to the crash investigation. No other information is available at this time.