1 Dead in Kent Accident on East Valley Highway
KENT, WA (August 4, 2020) – Early Saturday, a man died in a pedestrian crash on East Valley Highway in Kent.
According to reports, after midnight, a car struck the man walking in the middle of 27100 block of East Valley Highway.
When the authorities arrived, they declared the pedestrian dead at the scene.
Meanwhile, the driver helped with the investigators and didn’t show signs of impairment.
At this time, the events that have led up to the crash remain unreleased. Once available, the public will be informed.
Furthermore, the authorities continue to investigate the fatal crash.
Our thoughts and condolences are with the loved ones of the victim of the pedestrian crash on East Valley Highway.
The Average Age of Pedestrian Deaths
According to NHTSA reports, the average age of pedestrians killed in traffic crashes was 47.
Pedestrian accidents are incidents in which someone walking or crossing a road is injured by a vehicle striking them.
“Pedestrian accidents do not occur as much as motor vehicle accidents, but pedestrian accidents tend to include more serious injuries,” reminds Tyler Toomey, a practicing attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
If you or a loved one has been involved in a similarpedestrian accident, call Sweet Lawyers. Above all, we believe that no bereaved family should have to carry this burden alone. We are here to help you maximize your recovery while we exhaust every avenue for you to receive the restitution you deserve. Our firm will commit our resources and years of experience to bring justice for your loss. Thus, let us handle your case, and we will take care of all the nitty-gritty details. Give us a call at (800) 674 7852. Additionally, our office can be reached 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.