Driver injured after being hit by car and crashing into fence in Industrial District
Posted on Sunday, December 6th, 2020 at 1:01 pm
SEATTLE, WA – A person was injured in the Industrial District after being pinned inside their vehicle during a two-car crash on Friday morning, according to a significant incident report published by the Seattle Police Department.
The accident occurred at the intersection of E Marginal Way S and S Hudson Street at about 5:20 a.m., when a driver pulling into the street was struck by another vehicle.
The first driver then collided with a fence, causing them to be pinned inside the vehicle.
Fire Department workers were able to rescue the driver after cutting off the roof and doors of the vehicle.
The pinned driver was then taken to the hospital for the treatment of undisclosed injuries.
The second driver was not reported as hurt.
SPD closed lanes in the area for about 40 minutes for the cleanup and investigation of the crash.
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.