PORTLAND, Ore. -- Portland police say an 18-year-old man died after a train hit him on a bridge and pushed him into the Willamette River. A Monday autopsy by the Oregon State Medical Examiner listed the cause of death as drowning.
Sgt. Pete Simpson says officers first responded to reports of the collision near the St. Johns Bridge around 11:15 p.m. on Friday.
When officers arrived, they found Taishawn Millage, of Portland, in the water near the shore.
Simpson says officers pulledMillageout of the water and attempted resuscitation, but were unsuccessful.