Hit-and-run driver seriously injures pedestrian in Tacoma
Posted on Sunday, November 29th, 2020 at 4:51 pm
TACOMA, WA – A pedestrian sustained severe injuries after being struck by a driver who then fled the scene of the accident in Tacoma on Friday night, according to KOMO News.
The accident occurred near the intersection of Yakima Avenue and 15th Street at about 9:45 p.m.
The victim, a pedestrian who has yet to be publicly identified, was taken in for treatment of severe, life-threatening wounds.
Police have not yet released a description of the driver or their vehicle.
Authorities are continuing to investigate the collision 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 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.