Motorcyclist killed on I-405 off-ramp

Renee Beus, 37, lost control, hit concrete barrier

A motorcyclist was killed on the Highway 30 off-ramp from I-405 northbound, October 12 2107. (KOIN)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A motorcyclist was killed late Thursday night in a single vehicle crash.

Portland Police say the motorcyclist was riding northbound on I-405 and took the Highway 30 exit. Renee Beus struck the right side concrete barrier and a light pole and was ejected into the roadway.

Beus, 37, died as a result of the injuries suffered in the crash.

The off-ramp was closed for approximately four hours but has reopened to all traffic.

This is the 35th traffic fatality of 2017 and the 7th involving a motorcycle rider, officials say.