The Portland Police report that this morning at about 2:15 am, a 52-year old man was killed after being struck by someone driving a car. The incident occurred around NE 122nd and Fremont. The motor vehicle involved in the collision left the scene.
This is the third fatal bike crash in Portland in 2009. In April, Cary Bernick was killed while attempting to cross NE Weidler at 106th. In May, the operator of a car struck and killed Sandy Bass Jr. as he attempted to cross NE Prescott at 57th.