Driver Arrested In Fatal Hit And Run


Portland Police have arrested a suspect in a fatal hit and run that occurred Friday night.

The crash happened at Southwest Barbur Boulevard and Southwest Capitol Hill Road.

The vehicle did not stop, and drove out of the area. Central Precinct officers arrived as well as medical personnel, and located the pedestrian who was declared deceased at the scene.

Police later located and arrested 30-year-old Steven Edward Killeen. He was booked into the Multnomah County Detention Center for Manslaughter (second degree), Reckless Driving, and Fail to Perform Duties of a Driver.