1 Hurt in Seattle Pedestrian Crash on Madison Street and Boren Avenue
SEATTLE, WA (December 29, 2020) – Monday morning, a pedestrian suffered injuries in a hit-and-run accident on Madison Street and Boren Avenue.
The police and medics came to the scene at around 7:45 a.m. Moreover, a serious crash happened on Madison Street and Boren Avenue.
Meanwhile, the authorities found the injured pedestrian at the scene. However, the driver escaped the crash scene. Also, responders took the pedestrian to Harborview Medical Center.
Due to limited information, the authorities continue to investigate the crash.
Dealing With Similar Incidents
In today’s current state of affairs, taking strolls outdoors is becoming the new normal. With this, the likelihood of accidents involving pedestrians increases.
Car accidents are far more common than pedestrian accidents. However, there is still reason to be wary when traveling on foot.
“Pedestrian accidents do not occur as much as motor vehicle accidents. However, the pedestrian accidents tend to include more serious injuries,” Tyler Toomey said. He is a practicing attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
“Some of the worst pedestrian incidents involve minors. It’s because they are sometimes hard to see. They also ride bikes, skateboards, etc. Pedestrian incidents usually occur in shopping center entrances and street corners,” he added.
We understand that being involved in a pedestrian crash is a heavy load. Thus, it is best to turn to the experienced attorneys at Sweet Lawyers. Moreover, our attorneys and professional legal team have dealt with a variety of cases including pedestrian accidents. We promise to fight for you until your family achieves the justice and compensation that is owed. Call us at (800) 674 7852 to arrange your free consultation with an experienced legal professional in your area. Also, you may reach us 24/7.