PPB investigating a Rollover crash on Burnside at Tichner

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August 17, 2012 04:45

  

On Friday, August 17, 2012 at 2:11 a.m. Portland Police officers assigned to Central Precinct responded to a single car rollover crash on West Burnside at Tichner Drive. Arriving officers located the car and discovered there was one occupant, the driver. Officers called Portland Fire and AMR Ambulance to the scene.

The driver is an adult male and he was transported to an area hospital with life-threatening-injuries. The Forensic Evidence Division and the Traffic Division Major Crash Team are on scene conducting the investigation.

West Burnside is shut down west of Tichner and will be for the duration of the investigation which is likely to be several more hours.

The investigation is continuing.

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