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SUV driver involved in Aug. 30 collision is cited for making an improper left turn.

KOIN 6 NEWS - Police tape A 66-year-old woman who was hit by an SUV while riding a motor scooter in Portland on Friday evening has died.

Portland police said Susan Bartlett was riding a PGO scooter when she was hit by the SUV at Northeast Tillamook Street and Northeast 40th Avenue at about 8:43 p.m. Aug. 30. Investigators determined the SUV turned in front of Bartlett and they collided head-on.

Bartlett was wearing a helmet and was seriously injured. She died in surgery at a local hospital.

The driver was cited at the scene for making an improper left turn.

It was the 40th traffic death in Portland this year.

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