PORTLAND, Ore. (KPTV) – Portland Police Bureau identified a pedestrian struck and killed in a crash on Interstate 84 on Monday.
At 8:15 a.m., officers responded to a crash on I-84 at Northeast 28th Avenue. When they arrived with medical crews, they found a pedestrian who had been struck and killed. The driver remained at the scene.
The pedestrian was identified as 29-year-old Tai David Ung, police said. His family have been notified.
The Major Crash Team is investigating the crash.
Traffic #ALERT Fatal crash has the Banfield closed eastbound. A pedestrian was struck and killed I-84 eastbound at Northeast 20th Ave. PPB Major Crash Team is investigating.— PPB Central Precinct (@PPBCentral) September 20, 2021
The closure included onramps to eastbound I-84 from both northbound and southbound I-5, from the Morrison Bridge, from Northeast Grand Avenue and from Northeast 16th Avenue. The eastbound onramp from Cesar Chavez Boulevard remains open. The interstate and onramps reopened at around 12:45 p.m.