PORTLAND, Ore. - Portland police are looking into a shooting that left a 54-year-old man injured early Tuesday morning in SE Portland.
Police said they initially responded to a report of a hit-and-run at SE 85th and Powell Boulevard just after 2 a.m.
Officers said they found a 54-year-old man down in the roadway on Powell Boulevard with what appeared to be injuries from a crash. A truck driver told officers he saw the man in the road and pulled over to help, police said.
But once the man was taken to a hospital, police said it was discovered he had been shot and had not been hit by a vehicle. Investigators said the man had serious but not life-threatening injuries.
The victim's name has not been released but police later said he was in critical condition at a local hospital.
Police have not released any suspect information and are asking anyone who has any information about the incident to contact them at 503-823-0400.
An investigation into the shooting is ongoing.