Thu. May 26th, 2022

PORTLAND, Ore. (KPTV) – A person died at the scene after being pinned between a truck and a large tree in northwest Portland on Monday.

According to PPB, the accident happened shortly after noon. 1pm on Block 300 on Northwest 23rd Avenue, near Everett Street.

When officers arrived, the AMR medics performed CPR on a person on the sidewalk and began helping, according to the PPB.

Police said the driver and the affected person were colleagues, and the victim helped the driver park their work truck. While the driver maneuvered the truck, their colleague was squeezed between the rear of the truck and a large tree.

Pedestrian killed in northwest Portland was pinned between a large tree and a truck

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