One killed, another injured in pedestrian collision in Capitol Hill neighborhood

Posted on Wednesday, February 24th, 2021 at 11:52 pm    

SEATTLE, WA – Emergency crews responded to the scene of a fatal pedestrian collision in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood on Wednesday morning.

According to FOX 13, medics arrived at the scene at the intersection of 10th Avenue East and East Newton Street shortly after 9:15 a.m., where they found a 50-year-old pedestrian with critical injuries.

The medics were unable to stabilize the victim’s condition, and he passed away from his injuries at the scene.

The vehicle that struck the man was driven by a woman in her 60s, who also sustained critical injuries. She was transported to Harborview Medical Center for treatment.

It is currently unclear what caused the crash. Our team will update this blog if more details are shared.

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Note: The attorneys with Caffee Law send our hearts out to the victims of serious accidents. Even though we see the pain and suffering accident victims endure through our daily work, it never becomes easier to hear such tragic news. We compose our blog using publicly available news sources. Sometimes stories are updated as more details surface. If our post becomes outdated or inaccurate, please let us know so that we may update it.

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