2014-06-02 06:28:00 by Metro Networks, Inc.
(Portland, OR) -- Portland police are investigating a crash involving a motorcycle that left the rider dead. The crash happened around 2:00 a.m. yesterday at the intersection of Southeast 29th Avenue and Powell Boulevard. Police say the motorcyclist was thrown from his bike after he crossed into opposite-lane traffic at high speed and slammed into a station wagon. The motorcyclist died at the scene. No one else was injured.
Jones Road, full road closure between Bennington Lane and NE Butler Market Road. May 18 – August 18, local access only.
Orion Drive closed in two locations for sewer work; at the intersection with Avery Lane and between Desert Woods Drive and King Hezekiah Way. From July 11 to Sept. 6. Detours marked.
Valhalla Sewer Relocation Project, Mt. Washington Drive at Shevlin Park Road intersection and North to Regency Street. Nighttime closures with detours marked during roundabout construction. Daytime closures for construction towards Regency Street. 7 p.m. – 7 a.m., July 11 – November.