One person hit, killed in pedestrian crash on SR-7 in SpanawayRequest Free Consultation
SPANAWAY, WA (PIERCE COUNTY) – One person was killed in a pedestrian crash on State Route 7 in Pierce County this evening, according to information from the Washington State Patrol.
A pedestrian was struck and fatally injured on southbound SR-7 at 160th Street S. in #Spanaway
Traffic is currently diverted onto 159th St. S. pic.twitter.com/uqBrNdo0cy
— Trooper Robert Reyer (@wspd1pio) November 22, 2021
The crash happened in Spanaway on southbound SR-7 near 160th Street S at around 8:18 p.m., after a pedestrian reportedly stepped in front of a driver, who was unable to stop in time to avoid them.
The victim, who was not immediately identified, was pronounced dead after the crash.
Southbound lanes of traffic were diverted onto 159th Street S as authorities investigated the accident.
No further details are available at this time.