Portland, Ore. – A deadly hit and run crash has shutdown an intersection in the Pearl District of Northwest Portland. Police are searching for the driver who struck and killed a woman just before 2:30am this morning near NW 9th and Glisan. Police had to shutdown nearby streets for sometime for the investigation. There is no suspect or vehicle description. But if you see any vehicle with fresh, new front end damage, you should call police.

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The Traffic Division’s Major Crash Team is responding to a fatal hit and run crash in the Pearl District Neighborhood.

On Monday, November 11, 2019 at 2:22 a.m., Central Precinct officers responded to a call of a woman down in the street at Northwest 9th Avenue and Northwest Glisan Street. When they arrived, they discovered that she was deceased and that a vehicle was involved. The vehicle left the scene. There is no suspect description being released at this time.

Officers have closed the area for the investigation. Northwest Glisan Street is closed between Northwest Park Avenue and Northwest 11th Avenue. Northwest 9th Avenue is closed between Northwest Flanders Street and Northwest Hoyt Street.

If any witnesses to this crash have not yet spoken to officers, they’re asked to call non-emergency dispatch at 503 823 3333.

 

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