May 04, 2015 16:00
The deceased driver has been identified as 49-year-old Cynthia Marie Boone. Her family has been notified of her death.
Investigators are looking into the possibility that Boone drove into the river as an intentional act after learning that she has a history of mental health crisis, including prior attempts to end her life.
Help is available for community members struggling from a mental health crisis and/or suicidal thoughts. Suicide is preventable.
The Multnomah County Mental Health Call Center is available 24 hours a day at (503) 988-4888.
If you or someone you know needs help with suicidal thoughts or is otherwise in an immediate mental health crisis, please visit Cascadia or call (503) 963-2575. Cascadia Behavioral Healthcare has an urgent walk-in clinic, op