SPD motorcycle officer hurt after being hit by driver on Airport Way
Posted on Saturday, February 27th, 2021 at 3:37 pm
SEATTLE, WA – A Seattle Police motorcycle officer was injured after being struck by a vehicle on Airport Way on Thursday afternoon, according to the Seattle Police Department.
The accident occurred in the 2700 block of Airport Way S at 2:57 p.m. when a motorcycle officer pulled out from the curb and was struck by another driver headed northbound.
The motorcycle officer, who was not immediately identified, was taken to the hospital for the treatment of non-critical injuries.
SPD stated that the other driver was screened for DUI, though they did not state what the results of the screening were.
No further details are available at this time.
This is one in a series of reports provided by the Law Offices of Jeffrey R. Caffee 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 motorcycle 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.