Highway Crash

Update posted at 12:15 p.m. Nov. 30 Pedestrian identified

Oregon State Police (OSP) reports one person died following a pedestrian-auto crash along Highway 30.

At approximately 7:07 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 25, OSP Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the report of a pedestrian hit by a vehicle on Highway 30 near milepost 16.

According to OSP, the preliminary investigation revealed that a Ford Escape, operated by Brandon Pollard, 28, of Warren, was traveling eastbound on Highway 30 and struck Amy Bybee, 41, of Portland, who was on foot within the eastbound “A” Lane.

Bybee suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased.

Pollard and his passenger, Mallory Dunn, 26, of Kennewick, Washington, were not injured. Pollard remained at the scene and cooperated with law enforcement.

Highway 30 was closed for approximated two and half hours following the crash.

OSP was assisted by the Scappoose Fire Department Scappoose Police Department, Columbia County Sheriff’s Office, the Oregon Department of Transportation and the Multnomah County Medical Examiner.


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