Pedestrian killed on I-5 identified as Portland woman

A pedestrian was killed by a vehicle in Southeast Portland on Sunday night, Portland Police confirmed.

Police say that a white or gray pick-up truck was involved int he crash and left the scene. The truck likely was undamaged, but may have some minor problems with the front end and undercarriage.

Anyone with information regarding this crash is asked to contact Traffic Investigation Unit Officer Garret Dow at 503-823-5070 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

According to police, at 1:14 a.m. on November 8, North Precinct officers responded to the report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle on southbound Interstate 5 near the Northeast Skidmore Street overpass.

When officers and emergency medical personnel arrived, they found an adult male on the ground with what is believed to be serious life threatening injuries. Medical personnel provided the bicyclist medical aid and transported him to an area hospital by ambulance. The driver of the vehicle remained on scene and is cooperating with the investigation.

Southbound Interstate 5 was closed for several hours as officers investigate this fatal crash.

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