State Patrol searching for driver who struck pedestrian on I-5
Posted on Wednesday, September 30th, 2020 at 2:22 pm
TACOMA, WA – The Washington State Patrol is asking the public for information regarding a vehicle striking a woman walking on I-5 northbound near 56th St on Wednesday morning.
According to witnesses, the suspect’s vehicle is a silver Nissan Altima that is possibly missing its right side mirror. Troopers responded to the scene of the accident around 6:20 a.m. according to KOMO News. The pedestrian was in critical condition and taken to St. Joseph Medical Center.
A witness told authorities that the driver of the Nissan initially stopped after they struck the pedestrian, but was gone when police arrived.
If you have been injured in an accident, or have lost a loved one to the reckless actions of another, the Seattle personal injury attorneys at Caffee Accident & Injury Lawyers are poised to help you fight back. We have helped numerous people through the legal process and are ready to aggressively represent you as well. Contact us at (206) 899-5415 or online to speak with an attorney today.
Note: The attorneys with Caffee Accident & Injury Lawyers 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 If our post becomes outdated or inaccurate, please let us know so that we may update it.
Disclaimer: This blog's aim is to increase awareness of severe injuries and their effects so that fewer individuals and families go through the painful and traumatic process of seeing a loved one hurt or killed in an accident. These are difficult topics, but we hope that our readers can use the information found here to help them avoid being involved in an accident. The information presented here does not construe legal advice.