PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) – Police released the identity Tuesday of a person who was fatally struck by a MAX train in Portland Friday night.
Investigators say 43-year-old Phillip Ellis Allen died in the collision. Police have notified his family.
Portland Police Bureau officers responded to a reported crash on East Burnside Street and Northeast 160th Avenue at around 10:30 p.m. Friday. The crash involved a westbound MAX train and a pedestrian.
At the scene, officers found the pedestrian deceased.
The Portland Major Crash Team responded to investigate the crash.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact email@example.com, attention Traffic Investigations Unit, and reference case number 22-126853, or call (503)823-2103.