Bellevue Fatal Bus-Car Crash
Bellevue, WA (August 15, 2022) – On Monday, an 81-year-old passenger died in a King County Metro bus collision on 156th Avenue Northeast.
It was about 8 a.m. when the traffic incident happened at the intersection with Northup Way.
Officers say that the bus and a car collided head-on while the bus was turning left.
Sadly, the 81-year-old car passenger died at the scene while the driver was rushed to Overlake Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Moreover, officers say there were no reports about the bus driver and passengers sustaining injuries from the collision.
The authorities say impairment and speed did not play a role in the Bellevue fatal bus-car crash. They are still investigating.
Sweet Lawyers extend our condolences to the family of the person killed in the King County Metro bus collision. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
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