Portland Police Respond To Fatal Pedestrian Accide

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April 08, 2010 20:00

  

Last night at approximately 9:15 p.m., Portland Police Officers and investigators from the bureau's Major Crash Team responded to the 4300 Block of SE McGloughlin on a call of a pedestrian that had been hit. When officers arrived, they found a deceased man at the scene who had been hit by a truck.

Investigators determined that the man was crossing the road and witnesses stated that the man ran directly into the path of the driver. The driver remained at the scene and cooperated in the investigation. No citations were issued.

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