3 Hurt in Federal Way Multi-Vehicle Crash
FEDERAL WAY, WA (November 4, 2019) – Three people suffered injuries in a multi-vehicle crash on 5 Freeway on October 31.
The five-vehicle crash stalled the already congested traffic on northbound 5 Freeway. It also shut down three lanes of traffic at South 308th Street in Federal Way.
According to reports, a speeding Mercedes SUV traveling up the left shoulder caused the multi-vehicle crash. Two SUV occupants escaped the scene but authorities already apprehended them.
The South King Fire revealed that responders transported a person with serious but not life-threatening injuries to Seattle’s Harborview Medical Center. Meanwhile, two other people sustained minor injuries.
During the crash investigation, authorities shut down several lanes of NB 5 Freeway but have since reopened. Moreover, the incident also caused a back up around 10 miles — to Fife.
Multi-car crashes can happen anytime, anywhere, and to anyone. One small driving mistake can lead to disastrous results. That is why it is important to drive defensively and always abide by all driving laws. This way, you can ensure your safety and the safety of surrounding vehicles, motorists, and pedestrians.
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