1 Hospitalized in Seattle Bicycle Accident on 145th Street and 25th Avenue
SEATTLE, WA (August 12, 2021) – Wednesday morning, a person sustained injuries in a hit-and-run crash on 145th Street and 25th Avenue.
According to Washington State Patrol, the incident happened at around 11:45 a.m. Moreover, it occurred at the intersection of NE 145th Street and 25th Avenue NE.
Reports revealed that a white SUV or pickup truck struck a bicyclist for still unknown reasons. Then, the vehicle fled the scene.
Furthermore, responders transported the victim to a hospital with a possible broken clavicle.
The incident remains under investigation.
Always be cautious of bicyclists on the road when driving. Bicyclists are more vulnerable because of their limited protection and lightweight bodies. By paying attention to your surroundings and driving within the speed limit, dangerous accidents can be prevented.
Bicycle Accidents in Washington
Each year, around 20-50 million motorists and bicyclists are injured or become disabled due to a crash. However, even if accidents are a common occurrence, many people do not suspect what follows in the event of a crash.
Therefore, it is crucial to know how to proceed in case you find yourself injured after an accident. The most valuable step you can take in response to a bicycle accident is hiring a personal injury attorney.
“A common misconception is that personal injury lawyers don’t care. That is simply not true. Injury lawyers care about and want justice for their clients. We are driven by the desire to make our clients whole again,” says attorney Steve Baric of Sweet Lawyers.
If you or a family member sustained injuries in the crash on 145th Street and 25th Avenue, call the experienced attorneys at Sweet Lawyers. We have over 40 years of experience in the legal field. We know what it takes to win your case. Moreover, our attorneys and the experienced professional legal team dealt with cases such as this one, and know the physical and emotional toll they take. Furthermore, our team will fight to achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Thus, call our offices at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation.