NORTH BEND, Ore. – A Portland man is dead after being hit by a semi-truck in North Bend on Monday.
Police received a report just before 10 p.m. that a man wearing dark clothing was walking in the middle of the road in the 3200 block of Tremont Avenue.
Minutes later, an officer arrived at the location and found the man lying in the road after being hit by a semi-truck.
Police said Michael Petrie, 70, was taken to Bay Area Hospital where he later died of his injuries.
The Coos County Crash Team investigated. No charges will be filed against the semi-truck driver.