PORTLAND, Ore. — A person lying on a sidewalk in Southeast Portland was run over by a utility truck driver and killed Friday night.
The accident happened shortly before 7:30 p.m. on Southeast 17th Avenue just north of Tacoma Street. The person was pronounced dead at the scene.
Initial reports indicate that a truck was pulling into a convenience store parking lot when the driver ran over the victim.
The driver remained at the scene officers say there were no signs of impairment on the part of the truck driver. There have been no arrests or citations issued at this time.