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UPDATE: Person Struck and Killed by Freight Train in Northeast Portland

July 25, 2016 16:00

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The person killed on Saturday has been identified as 27-year-old Jordan Douglas Hibler. The Medical Examiner ruled his death an accident.

Officers learned that Hibler was lying down between the train tracks when he was struck by the train. It it not known why Hibler was lying between the train tracks.



On Saturday July 23, 2016, at 2:40 p.m., East Precinct officers responded to the report of a person struck by a freight train near Northeast 82nd Avenue and Halsey Street.

Officers and medical personnel arrived and located the remains of a deceased person.

The Union Pacific train engineer stopped East of the location and is cooperating with the investigators.

The sex, age and identity of the deceased p

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