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.