Motorcyclist seriously hurt in NE Portland crash; road temporarily closed

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – A motorcyclist was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after colliding with a driver in northeast Portland on Sept. 30, according to police.

The crash occurred on Northeast Grand Avenue near Northeast Multnomah Street around 5:40 p.m.

Police said an investigation revealed that a 2015 Harley Davidson was northbound on NE Grand when it struck the driver's side of an 2007 Nissan Armanda that was westbound on NE Multnomah.

The motorcyclist, identified as Robert "Red" Henderson, 64, of Milwaukie, was taken to an area hospital for treatment.

Police said the driver, a 39-year-old woman, remained at the scene after the crash and cooperated with investigators. The woman was not injured.

The Portland Streetcar was impacted in the area due to the crash, according to police.

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