Driver attempts to flee after crashing stolen vehicle into construction zone
Posted on Monday, February 8th, 2021 at 1:55 pm
SEATTLE, WA – Police have one person in custody after crashing a stolen vehicle into a construction site in West Seattle on Saturday.
According to West Seattle Blog, the accident took place sometime before 2:43 p.m. at a construction zone near the intersection of 22nd Ave. and Delridge Way.
Investigators believe the unidentified driver was speeding when they lost control of the stolen vehicle and rolled it in the active construction zone. The suspect then got out of the vehicle and attempted to flee on foot.
Police quickly caught up with the individual and took them into custody. Their identity is being withheld pending further investigation.
No injuries were reported as a result of the incident.
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.