PPB Looking for Ford Fusion Involved in Serious Injury Hit and Run (Update) (Photo)

October 19, 2021 15:59

  

Investigators are looking for a 2012 "steel blue" Ford Fusion related to this serious injury hit and run. The vehicle should have damage to the right front headlight, right bumper, right side of the windshield and missing the right sideview mirror.

Anyone with information should contact the Traffic Investigations Unit at (503) 823-2103 or email crimetips@portlandoregon.gov--attention Traffic Investigations Unit.

Photo: Example of 2012 Steel Blue Ford Fusion

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On Monday, October 18, 2021, at around 9:22 p.m. North Precinct officers responded to the area of North Columbia Boulevard and North Clarendon Avenue on a call of an injury crash. The collision involved a vehicle that hit a pedestrian and then fled the scene. The victim was transported to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The Portland Police Major Crash Team (MCT) responded to the location, taking over as the primary investigation unit.

At this time the victim is stable, but still has life-threatening injuries. The involved vehicle and driver have not been located at this time.

This investigation is ongoing and Traffic Investigation Unit (TIU) Investigator Officer Chris Johnson is the lead on this crash. If anyone has information about this incident, please reference case number21-291671 and contact crimetips@portlandoregon.gov attention Traffic Investigations Unit or call 503 823-2103. This is the 57th MCT activation for 2021.

There have been 51 traffic-related fatalities in 2021 in the City of Portland.

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