At least two people injured in accident involving car and USPS truck
Posted on Sunday, September 6th, 2020 at 12:13 pm
SEATTLE, WA – A car and a semi-truck with the USPS collided on SR-99 early Wednesday morning, leading to at least two people being injured, according to an incident report from the Seattle Police.
The accident happened at the intersection of SR-99 with 509, near S Holden Street, at 3:51 a.m. when the two vehicles collided, trapping at least one person temporarily within the wreckage.
SPD did not release the identities of the victims, though stated there were at least two people who were taken to a local hospital with minor injuries.
One of the drivers received a traffic citation as a result of the collision.
Authorities closed SR-99 for about an hour during the investigation.
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 truck 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.