2 dead, 1 hospitalized in single-car rollover in N Portland


PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Two people were killed and one was seriously injured in a rollover crash involving a single vehicle around 2:55 a.m. Thursday on North Lombard Street, officials said.

The Portland Police Bureau’s North Precinct said they found a car rolled over and hit multiple objects, including a utility pole. The force of the crash ejected 2 men who died at the scene.

A third person was taken to a hospital with critical injuries, officers said. Those who died were later identified as Jessie R. Ugelstad, 27, and 36-year-old Steven C. Alcorn Jr. Both men lived in Portland.

Investigators said they believe speed and alcohol were both factors in the crash.

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