One killed in three-car crash in Northwest Portland
One driver was killed and several other people were injured in a three-car collision in Northwest Portland early Saturday, according to the Portland Police Bureau.
Officers were dispatched to the intersection of Northwest Glisan Street and Northwest 14th Avenue just before 3 a.m. on July 31 on reports of a crash. A preliminary investigation revealed a car heading west on Glisan struck a car driving north on 14th. The collision ended up hitting the third vehicle.
Police said the driver in the vehicle traveling west on Glisan was killed in the crash. The two other drivers sustained minor injuries and were treated at the scene. Three passengers from three different vehicles were taken to an area hospital, one with serious injuries.
The Major Crash Team has taken over the investigation.
Saturday's crash was the 34th traffic fatality in Portland in 2021.
KOIN 6 News is a news partner of the Portland Tribune.
You count on us to stay informed and we depend on you to fund our efforts. Quality local journalism takes time and money. Please support us to protect the future of community journalism.