PORTLAND, Oregon - On Wednesday June 28, 2017, at 10:47 p.m., a North Precinct officer on patrol came upon a traffic crash involving two drivers and vehicles on North Columbia Boulevard near North Swift Court.
Due to the severity of the crash, additional officers and medical personnel responded to the scene. At this point, there are two confirmed fatalities and two other people suffering traumatic injuries. The two surviving vehicle occupants have been transported by ambulance to Portland hospitals.
All traffic will be closed on North Columbia Boulevard near Swift Court for several hours as the Traffic Division's Major Crash Team responds to the scene and