Pedestrian seriously injured crossing Southeast 82nd Drive
A man was seriously injured when he was hit by a car while crossing Southeast 82nd Drive near the entrance of the Fred Meyer store in Clackamas County on Saturday evening.
The name of the victim was not immediately released. The driver, who remained on the scene, was not immediately identified, either.
According to the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office, at 8:15 p.m. on March 26, deputies responded to a report that a vehicle traveling on 82nd had hit a pedestrian who was crossing the roadway.
The pedestrian, an adult male, was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries. Witnesses said the pedestrian ran across the road in the intersection. They reported the vehicle had a green light at the time.
The Clackamas County Inter-agency Criminal Reconstruction and Forensic Team (CRAFT) responded to the scene to investigate the crash. 82nd was shut down in both directions at the scene of the crash and traffic was being diverted though for several hours during the preliminary investigation.