UPDATED: Sheriff's Office responds to fatal motorcycle crash on Springwater Rd.; deceased rider identified

News Release from: Clackamas Co. Sheriff's Office

Posted: Monday, April 11, 2016, 11:39 a.m.



UPDATE (11:46 a.m., April 11)

Springwater Road is now re-opened. Please drive carefully.

 EARLIER (Monday, April 11, 2016, 11:39 a.m.)

The Clackamas County Sheriff's Office and Medical Examiner's Office are responding to a fatal single-vehicle motorcycle accident on the 16000 block of Springwater Rd.

The deceased rider -- identified as Floyd L. Miles, 39, of Estacada -- had been missing since last night. His motorcycle and body were found this morning by friends and family.

Family notifications have been completed.

The Clackamas County Criminal Reconstruction and Forensic Team (CRAFT) is responding with a FARO scanner to reconstruct the crash scene. At this writing it appears that the motorcycle went off the roadway.

Springwater Road is currently closed at the 16000 block. We will post an update when the road has been re-opened.

Live video reports from the scene have been posted by PIO Sgt. Brian Jensen on our Periscope feed and using Facebook Live on our Facebook feed.

Photos from the scene are linked above.


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Contact Info:
Sergeant Brian Jensen
Office of Public Information
Clackamas County Sheriff's Office