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Knife wound reported on Burnside Street in Portland on Friday, Feb. 8. Investigation continues.

VIA TRIMET - TriMet buses at night are shown here. Portland police are investigating after a fight on a TriMet bus spread to the street and left one man wouned.

East Precinct offficers responded to the 8800 block of Burnside Street around 8:16 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 8 after learning that a man had been hurt.

Officers say the adult man was injured "by a knife." The victim was quickly transported by ambulance to a local hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.

The crime scene was determined to stretch for one block between 86th and 87th avenues on Burnside Street.

"Officers learned a fight likely began on a bus and the involved subjects got off the bus at that location," according to a news release. "Transit Police officers are assisting with the investigation. "

The suspect is believed to be black man wearing dark clothing who fled in an unknown direction. Anyone with information is asked to call (503) 823-3333.

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