Portland, OR – Injuries Reported in Traffic Wreck on SE Powell BlvdOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (April 14, 2023) – Just after 7:45 a.m. on April 13, the Portland Police Bureau responded to the scene of an automobile accident that took place in the Portland area and ended in injuries.
Reports provided by PPB indicate that vehicles collided in the 9800 block of Southeast Powell Boulevard.
The police and firefighters responded to the scene and shut down several lanes of traffic as they worked to clear the road. Paramedics were notified that their assistance was needed on-site. At least one person suffered injuries as a result of the accident, as confirmed by the Portland Police Bureau. The injured victims were transported to area hospitals for further medical care.
PPB is currently investigating the crash.
We hope those who have been injured as a result of this automobile accident are able to recover quickly. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
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