PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) – A woman died after she was struck by a driver on Southeast Division Street in Portland Friday evening, police said.
Portland Police Bureau officers responded to the crash at the intersection of Southeast Division Street and Southeast 168th Avenue at around 5:15 p.m. When emergency personnel arrived at the scene, they found the pedestrian was a woman who’d been struck by a driver.
Paramedics assessed the victim, later identified as Penny A. Griffith, and pronounced her dead. She was 68.
The driver remained at the scene. No arrests have been made at this time and the investigation is ongoing.
The Portland Police Traffic Division Major Crash Team is investigating.
Anyone with information about the crash who has not already spoken to officers should email firstname.lastname@example.org attn: Traffic Investigations Unit. The case number is 23-5490.
The Portland Police Bureau said this is the second fatal crash of the year.