Driver Strikes, K!lls Pedestrian on I-5 in NE Portland

The Portland Police Bureau reports that a motorist struck and k!lled a pedestrian on the northbound I-5 in NE Portland on Sunday night. Officers were dispatched to the scene of a pedestrian hit by a car on the northbound I-5 at Northeast Weidler Street at 10:41 p.m.

When the police arrived, they discovered the subject had passed away. According to authorities, the driver stayed at the site and is helping with the investigation.

A tweet posted by Portland Police:

While detectives examine the scene and gather evidence, northbound I-5 will be closed for the duration of the investigation, and all traffic will be detoured onto eastbound I-84. To get away from the region, motorists can alternatively travel north on I-405.

Anyone with information regarding this event is urged to get in touch with the Traffic Investigations Unit at [email protected] and mention case number 23-187045.

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