Police Seek Driver of Honda Maybe Involved in Death of Pedestrian Struck in December


Suspect Vehicle Believed to be Involved in December 14th Crash that Killed Pedestrian Looked Like the Above Honda. (Photo provided by Portland Police Department.)

Portland Police were informed by the Officer of the Chief Medical Examiner on Sunday, February 19, 2023 that Aaron Werman, 41, a Portland resident, died as a result of the injuries he sustained during  a crash on Wednesday, December 14, 2022 according to a press release issued by the Portland Police Department today.

On Wednesday, December 14, 2022, at about 8:40 pm., Aaron Werman, 41, was seriously injured when he was struck by a car crossing Brighton Avenue at Taft Avenue.  The driver of the car fled the scene and was last seen heading inbound on Brighton Avenue.  The car is described as a twilight blue, 2012-2014 Honda CRV and should have significant front end damage.  (See photo at left provided by Portland Police Department.)

Portland police continue to investigate the crash and are actively seeking the operator of the Honda CRV.  Investigators urge anyone with information on the December 14th, 2022 crash that might be helpful in this investigation, to contact them at:  207 874-8732 or 207 874-8575.

For more background information on this hit and run crash, please visit post herein dated December 15, 2022.