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.
Lane closures and detours Mt. WA Dr at Shevlin Park Road North to Regency (7/11-11/30)
Road closures along Roosevelt Ave >< Silver Lake Blvd -Chamberlain St. 7a-5p (9/6-11/20)
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 – November.