PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A motorcyclist was rushed to the hospital Tuesday afternoon after a hit-and-run crash later died, police said.
The crash happened at about 3:30 p.m. at the intersection of SE 148th Avenue and SE Powell Boulevard, according to the Portland Police Bureau. Police confirmed on Wednesday that the motorcyclist, 32-year-old Brandon Cory Reid, died despite life-saving efforts at the hospital.
The PPB’s Major Crash Team assisted with the investigation.
Pavel Krechko, 19, was arrested in Troutdale about an hour later and faces a manslaughter charge.