1 Hurt in Everett Pedestrian Accident on 18th Street and 19th Street
EVERETT, WA (November 8, 2020) – Friday night, a man in a wheelchair suffered injuries in a pedestrian crash on 18th Street and 19th Street in Everett.
The hit-and-run pedestrian accident occurred when a vehicle hit an adult male in a wheelchair. Afterward, responders transported the victim to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
According to the police, the hit-and-run vehicle is a Silver 2013 Chevy Impala with license plate number BRT-7851. Meanwhile, the driver of the said vehicle is wanted for felony hit and run.
Due to the limited information, the authorities seek the public’s help. They are urging anyone who has information about the crash to contact them. Moreover, anyone who spotted the vehicle should contact 911.
What You Can Do if You Find Yourself in a Crash
When driving behind the wheel, it is important to always be on the lookout for pedestrians, bicyclists, and motorcyclists. As a pedestrian, make yourself visible and always walk on the sidewalks. Obey traffic laws and be cautious of your surroundings. Ultimately, you can prevent unforeseen accidents and keep yourself and others safe on the road.
Thousands of people across Washington suffer injuries in traffic collisions every year. Therefore, it is crucial to know how to proceed in case you find yourself injured after an accident. Additionally, the most valuable step you can take in response to a vehicle crash is hiring a personal injury attorney. Personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery while securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.
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