Man seriously injured at NE Portland car wash after driver crashes into him


A man was seriously injured after a driver crashed into him while he was washing his car, according to police.

Portland police said just before 3:20 p.m. Saturday, the man was hit at the Splash-N-Dash at 7111 Northeast Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.

The man was taken to a local hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries. As of Sunday, he was listed in fair condition at Legacy Emanuel Hospital.

Police say the driver, 40-year-old Melody Bates, was cited for DUII and reckless driving.

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