Woman dies after being hit by delivery truck on Broadway
A woman is dead after Portland police say she was struck by a commercial delivery truck on Friday, April 19.
Investigators determined the truck was traveling on Northeast Grand Avenue and turning onto westbound Broadway when it collided with a female pedestrian in her 50s.
"The driver of the truck remained at the scene and was cooperative," according to a news release. "Speed and alcohol do not appear to have been a factor in this collision."
Anyone with information is asked to contact Investigator Dave Enz at 503-823-2208.
Police say this was the 25th major crash — and 17th fatality — on Portland streets in 2019.
Read a previous update below:
Portland police released few details after a fatal traffic crash was reported on Friday, April 19.
The city's Major Crash Team responded to Northeast Grand Avenue at Broadway to "assist" in the fatal crash investigation.
Officers shut down westbound Broadway from 6th Avenue for hours during the investigation. No further details have been released at this time.
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