On Friday, June 21, 2019 at 7:39 p.m., East Precinct officers responded to a crash involving a semi-truck and a car on Westbound I-84 at 122nd Avenue. Officers arrived and determined the male adult driver of the car was deceased. The car had struck the semi from behind. The semi driver remained at the scene and is cooperating with investigators.
The Traffic Division's Major Crash Team responded to the scene to investigate. They are examining the scene, collecting evidence, and interviewing witnesses to determine what led up to this crash.
All lanes of I-84 Westbound at 181st Avenue are closed and are expected to remain so for a few hours while this crash is investigated.
If anyone has information about the crash, call non-emergency dispatch at (503) 823-3333. After the deceased driver is identified and his next of kin are notified, his identity will be released.