Man Killed in DUI Crash on South Meridian Street
Puyallup, WA (November 14, 2021)– On Sunday, a 59-year-old male pedestrian died in a DUI crash on South Meridian Street.
It was before 3 a.m. when the accident happened in the 3400 block area.
A 24-year-old woman was driving a silver passenger car northbound when they left the roadway and fatally struck the man.
Officers arrested the driver on suspicion of a DUI. They booked her into the Pierce County Jail on the investigation of vehicular homicide.
Sweet Lawyers would like to express our sincere condolences to the family and friends of the man that died in this accident. May you have courage during this difficult time.
Killed in Pedestrian DUI Crash
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