FOREST GROVE, Ore. (KOIN) — A 29-year-old Forest Grove man was seriously injured after being hit by a car Monday evening, police said.
Michael Caldwell was crossing 19th Avenue at Birch Street around 6:20 p.m. when the crash occurred, Forest Grove Police Dept. said.
One car had already stopped at the crosswalk, but a 79-year-old driver in the next lane reportedly didn’t see Caldwell and kept driving.
The driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with police. Alcohol was not suspected to be a factor in the crash, according to police.
The street, also known as State Hwy 8, was closed for over 2 hours.