Motorcyclist, 19, dies in collision in Gresham
A motorcyclist died after being struck by a car on Wednesday, June 12, at the Oregon Trail Center, Northeast Burnside Road and Northeast Hogan Drive.
The biker was traveling westbound on Burnside Road at approximately 3:30 p.m. when he collided with a vehicle that was traveling eastbound and was turning into the Oregon Trail Center. The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene, according to a news release from the Gresham Police Department.
The rider was identified as 19-year-old Gresham resident Henry Sweeney. The driver of the car was identified as 81-year-old Fairview resident Mary Bean.
Bean is cooperating with investigators.
Police are still investigating. No arrests or citations have been issued at this time. Anyone with information is asked to call the Gresham Police tip line at 503-618-2719.