Traffic Alert: Southbound MLK Closed at Market for 3-4 Hours Due to Street Car/Truck Collision

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April 30, 2013 14:00


This afternoon, Tuesday April 30, 2013, at approximately 1:00 p.m., Portland Police officers assigned to Central Precinct responded to the report of a tractor-trailer and a Portland Street involved in a collision at Southeast Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Market Street.

Officer arrived and have blocked all southbound traffic on MLK due the crash. No injuries are reported but the crash scene will keep MLK blocked for at least 3-4 hours as the Traffic Division conducts an investigation.

Commuters should seek alternate routes.




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Portland Police Bureau
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Portland, Oregon 97204