1 Hospitalized in Kendall Pedestrian Accident on Kendall Road
KENDALL, WA (July 5, 2021) – On Sunday morning, a person sustained injuries after a hit-and-run pedestrian crash on Kendall Road.
According to Washington State Patrol Trooper Will Glahn, the incident happened at around 1:00 a.m. Moreover, it occurred at the 7800 block of Kendall Road (SR547).
Reports revealed that the victim was helping a disabled vehicle. Then, a southbound dark 4-door passenger car struck the 21-year-old Ferndale man.
Furthermore, responders transported the pedestrian to PeaceHealth St Joseph Medical Center with serious injuries.
Meanwhile, the suspect vehicle fled the scene southbound on Kendall Road.
Also, the crash closed a section of Kendall Road but has long since reopened.
Dealing With Similar Incidents
In today’s current state of affairs, taking strolls outdoors is becoming the new normal. With this, so does the likelihood of accidents involving pedestrians.
Car accidents are far more common than pedestrian accidents. However, there is still reason to be wary when traveling on foot.
“Pedestrian accidents do not occur as much as vehicle accidents. However, pedestrian accidents tend to include more serious injuries,” Tyler Toomey said. He is a practicing attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
“It’s because they are sometimes hard to see. They also ride bikes, skateboards, etc. Pedestrian incidents usually occur in shopping center entrances and street corners,” he added.
We understand that being involved in a Kendall pedestrian crash is a heavy load. Thus, it is best to turn to the experienced attorneys at Sweet Lawyers. Moreover, our attorneys and professional legal team have dealt with a variety of cases including pedestrian accidents. We promise to fight for you until your family achieves the justice and compensation that is owed. Call us at (800) 674 7852 to arrange your free consultation with an experienced legal professional. Also, you may reach us 24/7.