Portland police investigating deadly crash on NE Marine Drive

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Published: Mar. 14, 2023 at 11:28 AM PDT
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PORTLAND, Ore. (KPTV) - The Portland Police Bureau is investigating a deadly crash on Northeast Marine Drive.

Just before 10:30 a.m., officers responded to a crash in the 17900 block of NE Marine Drive. Police said officers arrived to find a vehicle down an embankment. The driver, who has not yet been identified, died at the scene.

The Major Crash Team has responded to the investigation. Police said it is believed the crash occurred sometime overnight.

Traffic on Northeast Marine Drive from Northeast 158th to Northeast 185th may be impacted while emergency crews are on scene. Drivers should use alternate routes.

Anyone with information about the crash is asked to contact the Traffic Investigations Unit at crimetips@police.portlandoregon.gov and reference case number 23-66752.