Two vehicles collided in Southeast Portland, k!lling one and sending another to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, police said. The Portland Police Department was called to the intersection of SE Duke Street and 72nd Avenue just after 1 p.m. on Thursday, May 11, after a collision between a Tesla and a tow truck.
Daniel Q. London, according to investigators, was behind the wheel of the 2022 Tesla Model Y that crashed into the back of a Freightliner flatbed tow truck.
Teenage Tesla driver, 19, dies in crash with a tow truck in Southeast Portland, according to a tweet-
19-year-old Tesla driver killed in SE Portland crash with tow truck https://t.co/hgyngHKV9s
— The Oregonian (@Oregonian) May 14, 2023
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On the spot, London’s de@th was confirmed. He was 19. The tow truck driver was seriously injured and sent to a nearby hospital. Debris from the collision spread to a third car, involving it as well. The @ccident’s root cause has yet to be determined.