Highway 217 closed after deadly motorcycle crash - KPTV - FOX 12

Highway 217 closed after deadly motorcycle crash

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BEAVERTON, OR (KPTV) -

Beaverton police said a 34-year-old man died after a deadly accident on Highway 217 in Beaverton around 9:30 p.m. Saturday.

ODOT has shut down north-bound Highway 217 between Park Way and Walker and will remain closed for a few hours.

Police said the motorcyclist tried to pass a semi-truck when it hit the bumper causing him to fumble. Beaverton PD has not identified his name, until the next of kin is notified.

ODOT recommends drivers to use Walker to get to Highway 26 or use Cedar Hills.

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