Alcohol likely a factor in fatal Gresham crash

Another man received non-life-threatening injuries

The crash early Sunday morning left 1 man dead and another injured in Gresham, Aug. 6, 2017. (MCSO)
The crash early Sunday morning left 1 man dead and another injured in Gresham, Aug. 6, 2017. (MCSO)

GRESHAM, Ore. (KOIN) — A single car crash early Sunday morning killed 1 man and left another man injured, according to authorities.

Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 4400 block of SE 282nd Ave to investigate the crash around 2 a.m.

Robert Stickney Sr., 48, died at the scene while another male received non-life-threatening injuries.

Investigators said Stickney was driving at the time of the crash and believe both alcohol and speed were contributing factors.

The crash closed SE 282nd Ave for 4 hours between SE Powell Valley Rd and SE Division St.