Pedestrian in wheelchair killed crossing Pacific Highway
A semi-truck struck and killed a 32-year-old man in a wheelchair as he attempted to cross Pacific Highway early Wednesday morning in Tigard.
Police reported that Daniel Bullchild, 32, who lived near the scene of the accident, was not in a crosswalk at the time of the crash, which occurred at approximately 1:25 a.m.
Both Tigard police and the Washington County CART (Crash Analysis Reconstruction Team) were called to the scene in the 13700 block of Pacific Highway and northbound lanes of Pacific Highway remained closed until approximately 4 a.m. while police conducted the investigation.
No citations were issued to the driver of the truck.