Man fatally struck by train in late-night accident at Carkeek Park Road
Posted on Saturday, March 20th, 2021 at 9:52 pm
SEATTLE, WA – A man in his 20s was killed after being struck by a train near a park in northwest Seattle late last night, according to the Seattle Fire Department.
Carkeek Park Rd: Correction – paramedics attempted life saving efforts, but the adult male (approx. 25 years old) was unfortunately pronounced deceased. Scene turned over to SPD.
— Seattle Fire Dept. (@SeattleFire) March 20, 2021
The accident happened on Carkeek Park Road at about 10:30 p.m., when a man thought to be about 25 years old was struck by a train.
Despite the efforts of emergency crews, the victim died at the scene.
The identity of the victim is not available at this time.
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