PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Northbound I-5 reopened Wednesday evening near the Interstate Bridge after traffic was diverted off the freeway. Drivers were asked to use I-205 as an alternate route.
Portland Police safely took a suicidal, possibly armed man into custody. He will be going to a Portland hospital for a mental health evaluation.
Crisis negotiators talked to the man on the phone and convinced him to seek treatment.
KOIN 6 News will have more information as it becomes available.