Boy Killed in Portland Car Crash on Highway 101 at Sunset Boulevard
Portland, Oregon (March 28, 2023) – A 12-year-old boy died following a car crash that happened in Clatstop County on Monday night.
The fatal crash happened on Highway 101 at Sunset Boulevard, according to the police.
A Toyota Corolla driven by 20-year-old Maria Guadalupe Nolazco Luna of Cannon Beach was traveling southbound on Highway 101 and was making a left turn onto Sunset when it was hit by a truck driven by 41-year-old Jeffre Cottrell of Rock Springs.
A 12-year-old boy in the Toyota was transported to the hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.
Luna suffered minor injuries but declined transportation to the hospital.
Cottrell was unhurt.
More details about the accident were not provided.
An investigation into the accident is underway.