Portland Police Investigating a Serious Injury Crash at 90th and Powell Boulevard

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May 08, 2013 04:50

  

This morning, Wednesday May 8, 2013, at approximately 2:15 a.m., East Precinct officers responded to the report of a rollover crash on Southeast Powell Boulevard at 90th Place.

Portland Police and Portland Fire & Rescue personnel arrived and located the crash, which involved a full-size van. Two people with traumatic injuries have been transported to Portland hospitals.

Preliminary information indicates that the injuries are serious, but not life-threatening.

A large tree has fallen onto the roadway after being struck by the van.

Powell Boulevard is closed in both directions, from approximately 88th to 92nd Avenues, and may remain so for several hours as the investigation and clean-up continues.

No additional information is available at this time.

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