Major Crash Team Investigating Rollover Crash Overnight on I-5 - Driver Critically Injured

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June 23, 2014 08:00

  

On Sunday June 22, 2014, at 11:47 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to the report of a two-car rollover crash on I-5 northbound at Rosa Parks Way.

Officers and medical personnel arrived and learned that the crash involved only one vehicle and that the driver was ejected during the crash. Portland Firefighters were able to free the driver, an adult female, and she was transported to a Portland hospital, where she remains in critical condition.

The Traffic Division's Major Crash Team responded and began a crash investigation. Preliminary information indicates that both speed and alcohol were factors in the crash.

I-5 northbound was closed for several hours during the crash investigation.

Updates will be provided when they become available.

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