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A 34-year-old man armed with a machete was shot by Portland Police. It happened in the 3400 of Southwest Dakota. A woman called 911 saying her son was suicidal and threatening suicide by cop. Sergeant Pete Simpson says they used bean bags rounds and a taser, but they had no effect; so an officer fired one round.

The man was hospitalized and is expected to survive. Police expect to release more information later today.

Traffic

 

 

  • Click on the link for the latest conditions on the mountain passes.

 

  • Purcell Boulevard Northbound lane between Neff Road and Full Moon Drive (West side of the hospital) is closed until December 20th.

 

  • Nels Anderson Road between Nels Anderson Place and Brandis Court, single northbound shoulder closure will be in effect, two-way traffic to be maintained. Project completion expected December 2017.