Woman dies in early morning I-205 crash


PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A woman was found dead on Northbound Interstate 205 early Friday.

Portland Police said they found the woman dead on the roadway at NE Halsey Street around 4:30 a.m. They believe she died by suicide.

Investigators are hoping to hear from anyone who was driving through the area and either saw what happened or believes they might have struck the person. Please e-mail Officer David Enz at David.Enz@portlandoregon.gov.

The closure quickly led to backups and traffic was diverted onto westbound I-84. The closure lasted for several hours.

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