MULTNOMAH CO., Ore. (KOIN) — One person was killed and 2 people were hospitalized with injuries after a 2-car crash Sunday evening on I-84, deputies said.
Reports of the crash on I-84 eastbound near NE 238th Avenue came in just after 7 p.m., according to the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office.
Officials say cars in the middle lane were stopped due to debris in the roadway. A Chevrolet pickup had a mechanical problem and couldn’t restart the car after stopping. A 2012 Dodge Caravan struck the rear of the pickup at freeway speeds.
The passenger in the Chevrolet, 60-year-old Glen Hampton, of Lyle, Washington was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the Chevrolet and the driver of the Dodge were hospitalized with serious injuries.