One person dies in NE Portland Highway accident
One person was killed and another seriously injured Thursday night in a two-car collision on Northeast Portland Highway.
Names of the people involved in the accident have not been released.
Portland police said the accident happened at about 9:43 p.m. in the 4600 block of Northeast Portland Highway. Officers found two heavily damaged vehicles in the road. One person died in the accident. Another was taken by ambulance to an area hospital for treatment.
The Police Bureau's Major Crash Team is investigating the crash.
Traffic on Portland Highway was blocked from Northeast 45th to Northeast 60th avenues