Suspect identified in fatal hit-and-run

Suspect identified in fatal hit-and-run
Victorio Nogueda-Berrera (Photo from Portland Police Bureau)

PORTLAND, Ore. – Police identified the man they said was driving a van Thursday morning when he struck and killed a man before fleeing the scene.

Victorio Nogueda-Berrera, 57, is wanted for felony hit-and-run, Sgt. Pete Simpson with the Portland Police Bureau said.

Nogueda-Berrera is 5’11” tall and weighs 200 pounds. Police found the Ford Econoline van they said he was driving at the time of the crash.

Police said Berrera struck and killed Tommy Zane Gann on Thursday morning as Gann crossed the street at SE 17th Avenue and Holgate. After the crash, police said Berrera fled the scene.

Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to Nogueda-Berrera’s arrest. Tips can be made online or you can call (503) 823-4357.

Read KATU’s story from Thursday on this hit-and-run