Motorcyclist killed in Sunday night crash
A motorcyclist was killed in a crash with a vehicle Sunday night in Northeast Portland.
The name of the adult male victim was not immediately released. The other driver, who was treated at the scene, was not immediately identified, either.
According to police, at 9:44 p.m. on March 19, North Precinct officers responded to the report of a traffic crash at Northeast 57th Avenue and Sacramento Street involving a motorcyclist and a driver.
Officers and medical personnel arrived and located the crash scene, where they learned motorcyclist was unconscious. Life-saving efforts were not successful and he died at the scene. The driver, also a male adult, was treated at the scene after an airbag deployment.
The intersection was closed in all directions for several hours as officers from the Traffic Division's Major Crash Team conducted a crash investigation.