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Pedestrian killed in NE Portland

A woman was killed after being struck by a vehicle at NE 117th Avenue and Glisan Street in Portland Tuesday.

The victim was identified as 55-year-old ViJay Dalton-Gibson.

She is the 34th person to die in a traffic-related fatality in Portland so far in 2013, according to the Portland Police Bureau.

The driver was identified as 59-year-old JeanAnn Thompson.

Portland officers received the call for help at 3:05 p.m. Tuesday, according to a news release from the Portland Police Bureau. Officers and medical personnel arrived to find a woman, later identified as Dalton-Gibson, gravely injured.

"Medical personnel provided treatment at the scene," PPB reported, "but the victim did not survive her injuries."

The driver, later identified as Thompson, remained at the scene, police said.

The Portland Traffic Division's Major Crash Team is responding to conduct a crash investigation. NE Glisan Street was closed in both directions around 117th Avenue for several hours.