Officers with Portland Police Bureau's North Precinct responded to the area of North Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and North Gertz Road to the report of a crash on November 24, 2021, at 10:31pm. When officers arrived, they found a vehicle had crashed into a tree. The driver was the only individual in the vehicle, and was deceased. It did not appear as if other vehicles were involved. Portland’s Major Crash Team responded and resumed responsibility of the investigation.