Crime Stoppers Featured Case #17-09 – Hit and Run

The Portland Police Bureau, in cooperation with Crime Stoppers of Oregon, is asking for the public’s help to locate the suspect in a hit and run traffic crash.

On January 27, 2017, at about 2:30 p.m., a driver traveling at a high rate of speed eastbound across the Hawthorne Bridge rear-ended two other drivers, causing one vehicle to roll which nearly struck a person riding a bicycle. The suspect driver continued driving eastbound off the Hawthorne Bridge. There were no serious injuries as a result of the crash.

The suspect vehicle is described as a beige 1997-2002 Ford Expedition and likely has significant front-end damage.

A bicycle rider on the Hawthorne Bridge caught video of the crash:

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