1 Hurt in Lynnwood Pedestrian Crash on 188th Street and 52nd Avenue
LYNNWOOD, WA (December 13, 2020) – Friday afternoon, a person suffered injuries in a pedestrian accident on 188th Street and 52nd Avenue.
According to reports, the incident happened just after 5:30 p.m. on 188th Street SW and 52nd Avenue West. Apparently, a dark-colored SUV struck two pedestrians and a dog.
The crash killed the dog and one of the pedestrians required hospitalization.
Meanwhile, the suspect vehicle escaped and headed east on 188th Street SW.
At this time, the authorities are searching for a witness or anyone with information about the vehicle or the driver. Moreover, they are urging anyone with information to call Officer Savell at 425.670.5600.
Due to the limited information available, the authorities continue to investigate the accident on 188th Street.
Dealing With Similar Incidents
In today’s current state of affairs, taking strolls outdoors is becoming the new normal. With this, the likelihood of accidents involving pedestrians increases.
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 motor vehicle accidents. However, the pedestrian accidents tend to include more serious injuries,” Tyler Toomey said. He is a practicing attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
“Some of the worst pedestrian incidents involve minors. 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 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 in your area. Also, you may reach us 24/7.