12-year-old pedestrian killed in two-car pin-in collision in Kent
Posted on Sunday, October 4th, 2020 at 1:13 pm
KENT, WA – A 12-year-old child was killed after being pinned in a pedestrian accident in Kent yesterday, according to a report by KING 5.
The accident happened in the 10800 block of SE 208th St. just before 5 p.m. when two vehicles collided, pinning a 12-year-old child between them.
Despite resuscitative efforts made by emergency crews, the child died as a result of injuries sustained during the crash.
The identities of the child and the drivers were not publicly revealed.
It is possible that one of the drivers was experiencing a medical episode when the crash happened, though authorities continue to investigate the cause of the accident.
This is one in a series of reports provided by Caffee Accident & Injury Lawyers as a service to inform our Seattle neighbors about traffic news and accidents in the area. Many of these accidents are preventable, and we hope that by reporting on such events, we will reduce the frequency of similar incidents. However, if you or someone you know has been injured in a similar situation, contact the Seattle pedestrian accident injury attorneys of Jeffrey R. Caffee today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, and other expenses.