Cyclist struck, killed by box truck in SE Portland - KPTV - FOX 12

Cyclist struck, killed by box truck in SE Portland

Posted: Updated:
File image File image
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

A woman on a bicycle died after she was hit by a box truck in southeast Portland Saturday morning.

Police said the woman was struck at the intersection of Southeast 82nd Avenue and Flavel Street around 8 a.m.

Medical personnel attempted to perform life-saving measures on the woman, but she was declared dead at the scene.

Police said the driver of the box truck remained at the scene and was cooperating with the investigation.

The circumstances surrounding the crash weren't immediately clear.

Drivers can expect the intersection of 82nd and Flavel to remain closed in all directions for several hours.

Alternate routes include Southeast 92nd Avenue and Duke Street.

Copyright 2016 KPTV-KPDX Broadcasting Corporation. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly
FOX 12
Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2017, KPTV-KPDX Broadcasting Corporation, Portland, OR . All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.