PORTLAND, Ore. -- A man was arrested after he allegedly struck and killed a pedestrian Sunday evening on Southeast Division Street and 124th Avenue.
Clifford E. Perry Jr., 40, was cited for DUII and accused of second-degree manslaughter and reckless driving.
Police said he was speeding west down Division street about 9:40 when he struck Damon P. Burton, 61, who lived nearby.
Perry continued west until crashing into a concret block at a gas station at 122nd Avenue. A passenger in his car was not injured. Emergency crews declared Burtion dead at the scene.
Anyone with information was asked to contact Officer Phil Maynard at 503-823-2216.
This was the 31st fatal traffic crash in 2016 in the City of Portland. Learn more about the City of Portland's Vision Zero effort to reduce fatalities.