PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A crash in Southeast Portland is now fatal, according to the Portland Police Bureau.
A pedestrian was critically hurt after being hit by a car on Southeast Powell Boulevard around 8:30 p.m. Friday night. The victim, identified as 34-year-old Ryan J. Dickenson, was rushed to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.
On Tuesday morning, the PPB said Dickenson had died.
The driver stayed at the scene on Friday, police said.
While the investigation is ongoing, authorities believe speed was a factor in the crash. The driver is not facing criminal charges or citations, officials said.
Less than an hour earlier, a pedestrian died in a crash with a vehicle in the 5300 block of NE Portland Highway. The driver in that case also stayed at the scene.