Pedestrian hospitalized after being hit by car in Tumwater
Posted on Saturday, May 22nd, 2021 at 1:20 pm
TUMWATER, WA (THURSTON COUNTY) – A man was taken to the hospital after being hit by a vehicle in Thurston County last night, according to the Washington State Patrol.
At the scene. Ramp is still blocked for the investigation. Pedestrian entered the roadway. Driver was unable to stop on time. Good news though – the pedestrian is in stable condition 👍 pic.twitter.com/keWN6Hw9gz
— Trooper Robert Reyer (@wspd1pio) May 22, 2021
The crash occurred on the ramp between Trosper Road SW and I-5 N at about 6 p.m., when a man walked across the roadway. The driver was reportedly unable to stop in time to avoid a collision.
The victim was taken to the hospital in stable condition.
The driver was not reported as injured.
Authorities warned drivers to avoid the area due to traffic delays.
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