- Associated Press - Monday, March 31, 2014

BEAVERTON, Ore. (AP) - Authorities believe a woman who was fatally injured Sunday on a high-voltage tower in Beaverton committed suicide.

Police say she had been taking medication for schizophrenia and had been on an alcohol and methamphetamine binge Saturday night.

KGW reports (https://bit.ly/1gggc4K ) she was electrocuted by wires on the electrical tower and fell about 60 feet to the ground. She was pronounced dead at a hospital.


Information from: KGW-TV, https://www.kgw.com/

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide