2 dead after head-on crash on NE Marine Drive

Crashes

Crash happened around noon Saturday

A head-on crash on NE Marine Drive between 78th and 80th left one person dead and one critically hurt, August 28, 2021 (PFR)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Both drivers involved in a head-on crash along NE Marine Drive Saturday have died, the Portland Police Bureau said Monday.

50-year-old Gregory Beuving was identified as the driver of a pickup truck. He needed to be removed from the truck and was rushed to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries. Beuving did not survive his injuries, police said.

The other car was driven by 24-year-old Knyshya Wesley, who died at the scene.

The crash happened between 78th and 80th and closed NE Marine Drive between NE 33rd Drive and 122nd Avenue for hours.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.

A head-on crash on NE Marine Drive between 78th and 80th left one person dead and one critically hurt, August 28, 2021 (PFR)

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