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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – One driver died and another was injured after a head-on crash in northeast Portland Saturday afternoon.

At 4:45 p.m., officers responded to a report of a crash on Northeast Glisan Street in the area of Northeast 158th Avenue. Officers and paramedics arrived and tended to the occupants of the vehicles involved. 

Police say the driver of one vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene, and the driver of the second vehicle was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

There were no known passengers in either vehicle, according to police.

Police say a third vehicle was affected by the crash, but no one inside was injured.

The Portland Major Crash Team responded and took the lead on the investigation. No additional information is available at this time.

Police say this was the 22nd deadly crash that the MCT has responded to in 2020.

Anyone with more information on the crash is asked to call investigators with the Traffic Division at (503) 823-2103.

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