PORTLAND, OR – A pedestrian was killed after being hit by an SUV at a busy southeast Portland intersection yesterday.

According to a report by KOIN, the unidentified man was struck in the area of Southeast Powell boulevard and 29th Avenue.

Police discovered the victim seriously injured at the scene. He was rushed to a nearby hospital, where he died a short time later.

It is unclear if the man was in a designated crosswalk when the collision occurred.

The SUV’s driver reamiend at the scene and cooperated with police. No charges have been filed at this time as the investigation is still ongoing.

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Author: Rizk Law

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