2-car crash kills 1 on SW 257th in Troutdale

Crash happend on SW 257th south of Cherry Park

One person died when these cars collided on 257th in Troutdale, October 11, 2017 (KOIN)
One person died when these cars collided on 257th in Troutdale, October 11, 2017 (KOIN)

TROUTDALE, Ore. (KOIN) — One person died in a 2-vehicle crash on SW 257th south of Cherry Park.

A preliminary investigation by the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office showed a truck was heading southbound when it lost control and struck a sedan heading the opposite way. The driver of the sedan died at the scene. Police say the truck’s driver is at the scene and cooperating with the investigation.

SW 257th Drive is closed to traffic in both directions between SW Cherry Park Road and SW Hensley Road. It’s expected to be closed into Wednesday night.

The road is expected to be closed for several hours as officials investigate the crash scene.

KOIN 6 News will have more information as soon as possible.