Hit-and-run at NE Going and 15th (8/6/16)

Posted by on August 26th, 2016 at 11:53 am

More on The Collision Chronicles here.

Receieved 8/6/16:

My husband was struck by a hit & run white car At Going & NE 15th at that bike crossing August 5 at 11am

Trying to find any witness to his accident He doesn’t remember anything. He was lucky? Broken ribs, concussion, stitches etc Any imput would be helpful.

Shame on this driver

The driver left him unconscious on the street. The last memory is crossing at 15th. The police reported receiving a 911 call from Going & 15th.

Police said witness saw a white BMW hit him.

Police report # 2016-251435
Officer T. Willard
To obtain a copy, you have to apply On line ..16 week wait!

Some great caring people went to his aid & called 911

The bike fork etc will have to be replaced.

Ken & I have been cycling all over the world & USA for 18 years.

France,Spain,Morocco, Vietnam, Ireland, New Zealand, Japan, Portugal, Hungary,Poland, Scotland, England, Florida, North Carolina, cycle Oregon ,Nova Scotia & more. We have had some great adventures& memories.

Thanks, [name redacted]

— Jonathan Maus, (503) 706-8804 – jonathan@bikeportland.org

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    Spiffy August 26, 2016 at 12:15 pm

    I followed this story link from Twitter and I don’t see it linked anywhere here on BP… are you creating a new sub-section?

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      Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) August 26, 2016 at 12:27 pm

      yes. they’ll appear here and on social media. At this point not putting them all on the front page. Happy to hear feedback about that. thanks.

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        Alan 1.0 August 26, 2016 at 1:01 pm

        That’s a good call. How about a label under “Columns” in the top nav-bar?

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          Spiffy August 26, 2016 at 1:34 pm

          yes, under either Columns or The Latest…

          although I see now that they’re on the right side-bar under Collision Chronicles…

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    B. Carfree August 27, 2016 at 7:30 pm

    I’m beginning to see that when my wife’s family refers to BMW’s as Bum W’s, they’re not talking about the relative quality of the vehicle.

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