One person killed during icy-road accident in Pierce County
Posted on Saturday, January 9th, 2021 at 5:23 pm
GRAHAM, WA (PIERCE COUNTY) – At least one person was killed during a rollover accident in Pierce County this morning that was possibly caused in part by ice on the roadway, according to Graham Fire & Rescue.
The collision occurred in the 12800 block of 224th Street E, at about 7:30 a.m., and caused a vehicle to roll over.
One person died of injuries sustained during the crash. That person’s identity has not been released at this time.
According to authorities, the roads were slick and icy at the time.
Travelers were warned to avoid the area and to be cautious of the icy roadways while driving.
This is one in a series of reports provided by Caffee Accident & Injury Lawyers 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.