Three students hit by car in front of Chiles Center

By Sam Cushing | February 2, 2018 10:57pm

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A silver Camaro hit three pedestrians in a two car collision on Friday evening around 10 p.m.
by Cheyenne Perry / The Beacon

This story has been updated to reflect the most recent developments.

Three students were struck by a car while walking in front of the Chiles Center near the Willamette Blvd. and Portsmouth Blvd. intersection at around 10 p.m. on Friday, according to eyewitness senior Kale Kanaeholo. According to Portland Police, one student was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

“I heard the collision between the two cars,” Kanaeholo said. “The silver camaro over here made a right turn, jumped the curb, and I saw the three students get hit.”

Kanaeholo then called Portland Police who responded a few minutes later. 

According to Portland Police, no citations have been issued as of Saturday afternoon, but the incident is under investigation by the traffic bureau. No further information is available at this time.

This is a developing story, The Beacon will add to it as we learn more information. Please send any more information regarding this incident to ‪upbeacon@up.edu‬.



Three pedestrians were hit in a two car collision Friday evening near Lund Hall.
by Cheyenne Perry / The Beacon


Three students were hit by a silver Camaro on Friday night at 10 p.m. It was a two car collision.
by Cheyenne Perry / The Beacon

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