Bicyclist injured in crash with garbage truck in SE Portland - KPTV - FOX 12

Bicyclist injured in crash with garbage truck in SE Portland

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

A bicyclist suffered traumatic injuries Friday morning in a crash with a garbage truck.

It happened around 11 a.m. at Southeast 17th Avenue and McLoughlin Boulevard in Portland.

Paramedics took the bicyclist to a local hospital for treatment.

The rider's condition is not known at this time.

Traffic officers are beginning an investigation.

Traffic at the intersection may be affected, so drivers are encouraged to use alternate routes.

FOX 12 is working on getting more details as they become available from law enforcement officials.

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