1 Dead in Bellingham Pedestrian Accident on Lakeway Drive
BELLINGHAM, WA (September 11, 2022) – Saturday morning, authorities arrested Jacob Saville after a deadly crash on Lakeway Drive.
The incident occurred at around 12:30 a.m. in the 1600 block of Lakeway Drive.
According to reports, 36-year-old Jacob M. Saville drove his truck off the road. Then, he hit a pedestrian and knocked over a light pole.
Officers confirmed that Saville drove while under the influence. Thus, he possibly caused vehicular homicide.
Upon evaluation for his injuries at the hospital, officers booked him into the Whatcom County Jail.
Meanwhile, the male pedestrian in his 40s succumbed to injuries at the scene.
Crime scene investigators and traffic officers both responded to the scene.
Moreover, the crash shut down Lakeway Drive from Puget Street to Woburn Street for over 12 hours.
Due to the limited information available, the authorities continued to investigate the crash.
We at Sweet Lawyers send our condolences to the loved ones grieving the death of the victim.
Moving Forward After the Deadly Crash Involving Jacob Saville
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Filing a wrongful death claim after the crash on Lakeway Drive will help alleviate the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal. At the same time, ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
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