TROUTDALE, OR – A man was fatally struck by a vehicle while attempting to cross a busy intersection in the Troutdale area last Thursday.
According to a report by KXL, 59-year-old James Colasanti was crossing near 257th avenue and 28th Street when he was hit.
Colasanti was pronounced dead at the scene shortly after 5:30 p.m. Police say he was wearing dark clothing and not in a designated crosswalk when the incident occurred.
It is unclear if the driver involved in the deadly crash will face any charges at this time.
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