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Deadly crash shuts down 82nd Avenue in NE Portland near airport

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

One man died in a two-vehicle crash on Northeast 82nd Avenue in Portland on Friday.

Emergency crews responded to Northeast 82nd Avenue and Webster Street at 10:48 a.m.

One driver, a man in his 60s, was found suffering from traumatic injuries. Police said attempts to revive him were not successful and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

The other driver, a woman in her 30s, was treated at the scene. Police said she did not show any signs of impairment and is cooperating with investigators.

The Major Crash Team was called out to investigate.

Access to Portland International Airport from Northeast 82nd Avenue was affected for several hours due to the crash. The road had reopened by 4 p.m.

Police said the names of the people involved in the crash were expected to be released Saturday. 

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