Woman dies after plummeting off overpass
A woman is dead after she dropped off an overpass in downtown Portland, police say.
Central Precinct officers responded to northbound Interstate 405 nears Exit 2A and the Southwest Salmon Street overpass around 4:24 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 2, according to a news release.
Officers and medical personnel arrived and say the woman died at the scene.
"Officers are speaking with witnesses and conducting an investigation to determine if the deceased fell or jumped from the viaduct," a police spokesperson wrote.
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