2 Hospitalized in Seattle Pedestrian Accident on Elliott Avenue near Seattle Waterfront
SEATTLE, CA (May 12, 2021) – Monday night, two people sustained injuries in a pedestrian crash on Elliott Avenue near Seattle Waterfront.
According to authorities, the incident involved a motorcyclist and a pedestrian. Furthermore, it happened at around 10:50 p.m. in the 1100 block of Elliott Avenue West.
Furthermore, responders transported the 24-year-old male pedestrian and the 30-year-old male motorcyclist to Harborview Medical Center. Both of them were listed in stable condition, Kristin Tinsley of the Seattle Fire Department said.
The incident is under investigation.
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 motor 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 Seattle 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.