Drivers collide, one dies in Northeast Portland

James Loren Duston, 69, died at the scene

One man died in a 2-car crash at NE 82nd and Webster, August 5, 2016 (KOIN)
One man died in a 2-car crash at NE 82nd and Webster, August 5, 2016 (KOIN)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — One person died in a collision between 2 pickups in Northeast Portland Friday morning that affected traffic heading to PDX.

Investigators said a 38-year-old woman driving a Toyota pickup ran a red light at the intersection of NE 82nd and Webster that splits toward the airport. Her pickup hit a Chevy pickup driven by James Loren Duston. The 69-year-old Portland resident died at the scene.

The Toyota driver was cooperative and displayed no signs of impairment, police said. No charges have yet been filed, though the investigation continues.

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