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Fatal Pedestrian Hit and Run 36th and Powell

July 18, 2009 00:00

  

On July 18,2009, at approximately 1:30 a.m., Portland Police Officers from Central Precinct responded to the 3600 block of Southeast Powell Blvd. on a call of a person struck by a vehicle. When officers arrived they found one person deceased near this intersection.

Officers determined the person was struck by a vehicle and that vehicle fled the scene. The Major Crash Team was called to the scene to assist with the investigation.

After further investigation, Portland Police arrested Douglas Green, a white male, born June 10, 1970. Douglas Green was charged with Driving Under the Influence of Intoxicants, Felony Hit and Run, and Manslaughter I. Green has been lodged at jail and his booking photo will be available through the Multnomah County Detention Center.

There was no bicycle involved. The victim was walking across the street.

UPDATE

The Medical Examiner has released the name of the pedestrian who was struck earlier today near the 3600 block of Southeast Powell Blvd. The gentleman's name is William A. Stover, born August 30, 1929.

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