1 killed after car goes over Barbur Blvd embankment

One person was killed when their car went over an embankment on Barbur Boulevard just south of Capitol Hwy, January 23, 2017. (Paul Smith)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — One person was killed when a car went over an embankment on Barbur Boulevard just south of Capitol Hwy Monday, officials said.

Portland Fire & Rescue’s Technical Rescue Team was sent to the scene. Crews reported a man in his 30s died in the serious crash and no one else was injured.

Investigators say the driver may have suffered a medical event before the crash.

Barbur Boulevard is closed from Terwilliger Boulevard to Beaverton-Hillsdale Hwy.

KOIN 6 News is on the scene and will have more information shortly.