PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A 43-year-old man allegedly went on an alcohol-fueled drive in Northeast Portland that left one woman in the hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Robert Dewayne Hannon is facing assault, DUII and reckless driving charges for the July 2 incident on Northeast Killingsworth.
Witnesses told authorities they saw a car driving recklessly, going about 50 miles per hour and nearly causing several crashes. The car eventually entered a parking lot where it smashed into multiple parked cars without slowing down.
A woman was pinned in her car and had to be extracted by first responders. She was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries. Her condition was unknown as of Saturday morning.
Hannon tried and failed to drive away, according to a probable cause document. Officers at the scene said he had a blood alcohol content of .19%