3-year-old dead in Madison Valley car accident
Posted on Monday, July 27th, 2020 at 12:17 am
SEATTLE, WA – A 3-year-old child was thrown from a parked van and killed in an accident in Madison Valley today, according to a report KOMO News.
The accident happened at about 5 p.m. near the intersection of East John Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Way, when a driver collided with a parked vehicle that a child had been playing inside.
The 3-year-old was thrown from the van and suffered a serious head wound. Despite emergency efforts, the child died.
At this time, investigators do not believe that alcohol played a part in the crash.
The incident remains under investigation at this time.
This is one in a series of reports provided by Caffee Law 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 car 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.