Driver killed in NE Portland crash identified

AIR 12 over the scene at Northeast 148th and Marine Drive (KPTV)

Emergency crews responded to a deadly crash involving two passenger vehicles and a semi at Northeast 148th and Marine Drive on Friday afternoon.

The crash occurred at 2:27 p.m.

Firefighters said an SUV rolled down an embankment after the crash.

As officers arrived, they received information that a witness was attempting CPR on one of the drivers involved in the crash.

Police confirmed that one of the drivers died.

The Major Crash Team was called out to investigate.

No other details were immediately released about the crash.

Marine Drive was shut down from 122nd Avenue to 162nd Avenue due to the investigation. Police also closed 148th Avenue from Airport Way to Marine Drive.

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