Fatal Hillsboro Hit And Run Suspect Sought

Hillsboro Police are trying to identify the driver of a van that was involved in a hit and run that killed one person and injured another. 

It happened around 7:40 p.m. at Northeast Cornell Road and Northeast 17th Avenue. 

A man and woman were walking west on Northeast Cornell Road when they crossed Northeast 17th Avenue. 

A white van, southbound on Northeast 17th Avenue, stopped at the stop sign, and turned left onto Northeast Cornell Road while the pedestrians were crossing. 

The van struck both pedestrians and did not stop.  It was last seen driving east on Northeast Cornell Road.  

The man suffered non-life-threatening injuries; the woman died on scene.

The van has a dark-colored graphic decal on its driver’s side. Anyone with information about the whereabouts of the van or driver is asked to call Hillsboro Police at 503-629-0111.

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