Injuries Reported in Kitsap County Wrong-Way Crash on State Route 16 near Mullenix Road
KITSAP COUNTY, WA (June 7, 2021) – Sunday afternoon, two drivers suffered injuries in an accident on State Route 16 near Mullenix Road.
According to Washington State Patrol Trooper Chelsea Hodgson, the crash involved two cars. Moreover, it happened on eastbound State Route 16 near Mullenix Road.
The troopers came to the scene and determined that the incident was a serious injury crash. They confirmed that a sedan crashed with a pickup.
Responders transported both drivers to the hospital. However, the authorities haven’t disclosed the extent of their injuries,
Meanwhile, the officials revealed that some drivers reported to 911 after a wrong-way driver. According to them, the wrong-way vehicle drove west in the eastbound lanes from Wollochet Drive.
Due to the limited information available, the crash remains under active investigation.
When behind the wheel of a vehicle, it is your responsibility to ensure the safety of yourself and others around you. Moreover, it is important to always drive within the posted speed limit. Also, slow down if you see traffic stalling ahead to avoid hitting other vehicles.
What’s Next after a Car Accident
Serious car accident cases may call for a separate investigation.
Furthermore, a lawyer will make sure victims are not cheated of the proper compensation they are owed.
“We can secure evidence in your favor and request additional information. We will get vital eyewitness accounts. Moreover, we will review insurance coverage you are entitled to that may not be common knowledge,” says Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
If you’re looking for a trusted car crash attorney, turn to Sweet Lawyers. We have over 40 years of experience in the legal field, and we will fight to achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Our attorneys and experienced professional legal team have dealt with cases including car accidents. Call our offices today at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation at a location nearest you. Thus, for your convenience, you can contact us 24/7 by email, online chat, and text message.