Police: TriMet passenger found dead on bus in NW Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) – Transit police in Portland are investigating the death of a person found dead on a TriMet bus Thursday afternoon, authorities say.

Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office said police responded to the bus at Northwest 27th Avenue and Vaughn Street around 1 p.m. to find a person “unconscious and not breathing.” Officials on the scene determined they were deceased.

Will you see another round of freezing rain? Depends on where you are

The cause of the passenger’s death remains unclear. An investigation is ongoing.

Stay with KOIN 6 as this story develops.

For the latest news, weather, sports, and streaming video, head to KOIN.com.