Person Injured in Everett Pedestrian Accident
EVERETT, WA (May 3, 2019)– A pedestrian suffered serious injuries after being struck by multiple cars on the 5 Freeway near 112th Street Southeast Thursday morning.
According to Everett Police, the incident took place around 4:45 a.m.
Reports say in the southbound lanes near 112th Street Southeast, a 44-year-old man crossing from east to west was hit by a pickup truck.
Subsequently, a second driver struck the pedestrian.
However, reports did not clearly specify how many vehicles struck the man, whom paramedics brought to a hospital shortly after.
Neither driver sustained any injuries, and it is unclear at this point why the pedestrian was on the freeway at the time.
If you’re attempting to cross the street, always ensure the roads are clear before doing so. Pedestrian accidents happen when we’re reckless and distracted. Drivers and pedestrians are encouraged to pay close attention to their surroundings.
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