Portland, Ore. – A motorcycle rider has been hit and killed by a Semi truck in Portland this morning. It happened at the intersection of North Going and Interstate Avenue around 5am. We’ve reached out to police for more info. North Going street is shutdown now for the investigation.
#pdxtraffic alert: N Going St closed West of Interstate to Greeley in both directions while officers investigate fatal crash. Closure expected for several hours. Major Crash Team responding to investigate.
— Portland Police (@PortlandPolice) October 17, 2019
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On Thursday, October 17, 2019, at 5:08 a.m., North Precinct Officers responded to a crash involving a motorcycle and a semi-truck on North Going Street, West of Interstate Avenue.
All lanes of travel on North Going Street are closed just West of North Interstate Avenue to Greeley Avenue and traffic is being diverted. The closure is expected to remain in effect for several hours.
The Portland Police Bureau’s Traffic Division’s Major Crash Team is responding to take over the investigation.
If anyone has information about this crash, call non-emergency dispatch at (503) 823-3333.