Sunday around 4:42 a.m., a vehicle crashed into a pole at Northeast 12th Avenue and Davis Street.
Portland Police and Portland Fire & Rescue personnel arrived and located the vehicle, a Dodge van, and two occupants needing medical attention.
The passenger in the vehicle, a 62-year-old female, died at the scene. The driver, a 58-year-old male, was transported to a Portland hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Preliminary information suggests that the vehicle was traveling southbound on 12th Avenue when it struck a power pole. No other vehicles were involved in the crash and it is not yet known what factors led to the crash.
The Traffic Division's Major Crash Team is responding to continue the investigation.