|Hit and Run to Pedestrian Near the St Johns Bridge|
|CRASH||Life threatening injuries|
Story by The Oregon Herald Staff
|Published on Saturday March 20, 2021 - 12:39 AM|
On Friday, March 19, 2021 at 3:33p.m., North Precinct officers were dispatched to an injury crash at North Crawford Street under the North Philadelphia Avenue bridge ramp viaduct. Officers located a person with serious injuries. Portland Fire and Rescue and American Medical Response paramedics responded and provided treatment. The person was transported to a hospital by ambulance.
The driver of the vehicle involved left the scene. No suspect information is being released at this time.
The Portland Police Major Crash Team and Homicide Detectives are investigating the crash. If anyone has information about this incident, please contact Detective Ryan Foote Ryan.Foote@portlandoregon.gov 503-823-0781 or Detective Travis Law Travis.Law@portlandoregon.gov 503-823-0395.
The intersection of North Crawford Street under St Johns Bridge approach span is closed. Access to the bridge is not affected.
The PIO is not responding to the scene. Additional information will be released when appropriate.