OSP: Man killed jaywalking across Highway 99E in Jennings Lodge
Oregon State Police say that a 41-year-old man was hit by a car and killed while jaywalking on Highway 99E on Sunday night.
The crash happened between Jennings Avenue and Boardman Road around 7:40 p.m. Police say Ebodio Castrejon Villanueva of Milwaukie was struck by a car driven by a 38-year-old Oregon City man.
Villanueva was killed. Officials say lighting conditions were dim and he was not wearing bright clothing.
The driver of the blue 2003 Ford Taurus that killed Villanueva, Alfredo Gil Ponce, stayed on scene and cooperated with the investigation, police said.
99E was closed for three hours following the crash. OSP was assisted by the Clackamas County Sherriff's Office, Clackamas Fire and the Oregon Department of Transportation.