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Milwaukie Police Respond to Vehicle vs. Bicyclist Crash - 09/10/19

On 09-10-19, around 6:45 a.m., Milwaukie Police responded to SE Hwy 224 / SE Oak St regarding a vehicle vs bicyclist crash.

Police arrived on-scene and contacted the bicyclist, 61-year-old Richard Dresel, and the driver of the vehicle, 30-year-old Hoang Tran.

Mr. Tran was traveling west on SE HWY 224, and was attempting to turn onto SE Oak Street. Mr. Dresel was riding his bicycle across HWY 224, in the crosswalk, and had the right of way.  Mr. Tran did not see Mr. Dresel on his bike and a minor collision occurred.

Mr. Dresel suffered non-life-threatening minor injuries and after being checked by medics, left the scene on his own. No citations were issued at this time.  

Milwaukie Police would like to remind all drivers and bicyclist to be aware of your surroundings at all times. Use caution when entering a crosswalk/intersection and be prepared to stop/yield to right of way traffic.

Stolen ATM (Photo) - 08/30/19

Case #19-006421

Date 8/30/2019


On 8/18/2019, Milwaukie Police responded to the Providence Milwaukie Hospital regarding a stolen ATM. It was reported that a white male subject entered the hospital on 8/17/2019 at approximately 7:22 pm with a hand cart and cardboard box. The suspect covered the ATM with the box, cut the wires, and wheeled the ATM out of the building. The suspect then loaded the ATM into a black or dark colored Subaru, which appeared to have a sticker in the right-hand corner of the rear window. The ATM was reported to have $17,000.00 when the machine was stolen. The ATM has not been recovered.

Anyone who recognizes the surveillance pictures of the suspect or vehicle, or has any other information regarding this case is asked to contact Milwaukie Police Detective Cereghino at 503-786-7476 or by email;">

Attached Media Files: 19-6421_3.bmp , 19-6421_2.bmp , 19-6421_1.bmp
Milwaukie Police Investigate a Traffic Crash Involving a Motorist and Bicyclist, Second Crash Involving a Motorist and Pedestrian - 08/26/19

Case #19-6648, 19-6658

Date 8/25/2019



Milwaukie Police Investigate a Traffic Crash Involving a Motorist and Bicyclist, Second Crash Involving a Motorist and Pedestrian




CASE 19-6648 On 8/25/19 at 3:03 PM, Milwaukie Police responded to a traffic crash involving a bicyclist and a vehicle at the intersection of SE 17th Ave and SE Waverly Dr.  The bicyclist, a 61-year old male, was struck by a vehicle while in the crosswalk.  The bicyclist was transported to Kaiser Sunnyside Hospital and treated for non-life-threatening injuries.  The driver of the vehicle remained on scene and cooperated with law enforcement.  No citations have been issued and the investigation is on-going.





CASE 19-6658 Later that evening, at 9:06 PM, Milwaukie Police responded to an injury automobile-pedestrian crash on Highway 224 and SE Harrison St.  The pedestrian, a 24-year old female, was struck in the crosswalk.  The woman was transported to OHSU with serious injuries.


The driver of the vehicle remained on scene, there was no sign of impairment, and cooperated with the investigation.  Initial witness statements indicate the pedestrian crossed the intersection against the light.  No citations have been issued and the investigation is continuing.