Apparent suicide closes downtown street

Evergreen Blvd. closed between Main, Broadway

By Patty Hastings, Columbian Social Services, Demographics, Faith



East Evergreen Boulevard was closed for nearly five hours Wednesday between Main Street and Broadway in downtown Vancouver after a reported suicide inside a pickup truck.

The incident was reported at 3:08 p.m. at 112 E. Evergreen Blvd. Police cordoned off a white Ford pickup with yellow police tape.

The county medical examiner was called to investigate the death.

Police said the person was a “young” man.