PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — One person was killed Saturday night after crashing into a tree in Hillsboro.
Washington County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a crash in the 6600 block of SW River Road south of Hillsboro just before midnight. Upon their arrival, deputies learned a man driving a 1990 Nissan 240SX had gone off the road about 20 feet and crashed into a tree.
Medical crews said the driver, Josue Sanabria of Aloha, was pronounced dead the scene despite life-saving efforts. Sanabria, 21, was the lone occupant in the car, according to WCSO.
Speed was determined to be a major factor in the incident, investigators said.