One person killed after crashing into parked car in SE Portland

(KPTV/John Hendricks)

Portland police responded to a fatal car crash on Southeast 96th Avenue Monday night.

Police said the crash happened at 6:29 p.m. in the 2000 block of SE 96th Avenue.

When officers and medical personnel arrived, they learned that a driver had crashed into an unoccupied parked car and was ejected from the car. The driver died at the scene.

A female passenger was not injured.

Southeast 96th Avenue will be closed in both directions for several hours while the Traffic Division's Major Crash Team investigates.

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