PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A Portland man was killed after rolling his car and crashing into a power pole Sunday, according to Oregon State Police.
Eugene Hernandez, 68, was traveling at high speeds on Highway 197 around 2 p.m. in a Toyota Camry. Hernandez was speeding northbound near milepost 61 when the car left the roadway.
OSP said Hernandez was not wearing a seatbelt and sustained fatal injuries in the wreck. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
An investigation into the cause of the crash remains open.