William J. Anderson death – obituary, cause of death : William J. Anderson 48, of Portland has died.
Anderson has been identified as the victim of the fatal motorcycle crash that occurred on Southeast Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard and Southeast Clay Street on August 22nd.
Portland Police Bureau’s Major Crash Team (MCT) responded to the scene and took over the investigation after receiving a 911 call reporting the accident.
According to reports gathered, investigation in the actual cause of the accident revealed that a car and motorcyclist were both traveling in the area of Southeast Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard and Southeast Clay Street. In the midst of a turn, the vehicles collided. The driver of the car remained at the scene and cooperated with investigators.
The rider of the motorcycle reported died at the scene. the family of the deceased has been notified of his death. This was the 40th traffic fatality in Portland in 2021.
Portland Police Bureau’s Major Crash Team (MCT) say no arrests or citations have been issued. The investigation is still underway.