MULTNOMAH COUNTY, OR (KPTV) – Deputies with the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office say a teenage driver suffered minor injuries after a crash along the Historic Columbia River Highway.

According to deputies, the crash in the 3900 block of the highway occurred in the eastbound lanes at approximately 4:20 p.m. and involved distracted driving.

There were no passengers in the vehicle at the time of the crash and no other vehicles were involved, according to the sheriff’s office.

No additional information was immediately available for release.

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William R

After looking at the pictures, it's very fortunate there were no passengers.


Stupid kid. Why is it everyone thinks they can just check out while driving and everything will work out OK? It doesn't. Not ever. Needless to say, he won't be driving that car again.

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