PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A motorcyclist in Ridgefield suffered traumatic injuries on Sunday night after running a red light and colliding with a pickup truck, Clark County deputies said.
Deputies said 20-year-old Ruslan Tkachenko of Battle Ground collided with the truck at 7:17 p.m. at the intersection of Northeast 179th and Northeast 10th Avenue. Tkachenko’s current condition is unknown.
Clark County deputies said they witnessed Tkachenko speeding on Interstate 5 near Hazel Dell ealrier in the night. Deputies believe speed was a factor in this crash.
The investigation is ongoing.