Person Seriously Injured in Hit and Run Crash Late Friday Night on Sandy Boulevard

Portland Police Bureau - 06/02/18

On Friday June 1, 2018, at 11:05 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to the report that someone had been struck by a driver on Northeast Sandy Boulevard at 62nd Avenue.

Officers and medical personnel arrived and located the injured person, a 48-year-old female, suffering from serious, potentially life-threatening injuries.

The woman was transported to a Portland by ambulance for treatment.

A witness told police that the woman was in a crosswalk walking southbound across Sandy Boulevard when she was struck by a westbound driver in a smaller white SUV. The driver of the SUV stopped for a moment, then turned left onto Northeast 61st Avenue and sped out of the area.

Anyone with information about this crash is asked to contact the Police Non-Emergency Line at 503-823-3333.

The Portland Police Bureau is committed to working with our partners in government and the community to create safer streets and work towards reducing, and eventually eliminating, traffic fatalities as part of Vision Zero.

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