Motorcyclist thrown from bike, run over by SUV

A fatal traffic accident on Hwy 212 near SE 142nd Ave, in Happy Valley, Ore. Tuesday, May 13, 2014.
A fatal traffic accident on Hwy 212 near SE 142nd Ave, in Happy Valley, Ore. Tuesday, May 13, 2014.

HAPPY VALLEY, Ore. (KOIN 6) — One person is dead following a crash Tuesday between two motorcycles and an SUV on Hwy 212 near SE 142nd Ave, in Happy Valley.

Just before 6:30 p.m., the SUV passed the motorcycles, striking them both causing one rider to be thrown from the bike, onto the roadway and directly into the path of the SUV.

The rider died on scene. Authorities continue to investigate the crash, and will not release the name of the deceased until next of kin has been notified. No one else was injured.

Anyone with information about the crash is asked to contact the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office.

blog comments powered by Disqus