PORTLAND -- The driver that was killed when a vehicle went off of the roadway and over an embankment toward the Columbia River Monday night has been identified.
Mary Yakutis-Suit, 55, of Sandy was killed in a crash just before 8 p.m. on Northeast Marine Drive at Northeast 142nd Avenue, according to Portland police.
Investigators said Yakutis-Suit was likely driving west on Marine Drive and rolled down the embankment towards the Columbia River.
Emergency responders found that Yakutis-Suit had been ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene.
Yakutis-Suit was the only person in the vehicle, police said. The investigation was ongoing.