Pedestrian Struck and Injured by Auburn Police Detective in Accident on Auburn Way South
Auburn, WA (November 16, 2020) – On Saturday, a person was injured in a pedestrian accident on Auburn Way South.
The accident took place at around 6 p.m. when an unmarked patrol vehicle struck a pedestrian attempting to cross the 2400 block area.
The detective stopped and notified dispatch of the accident. Also, the detective gave aid to the injured pedestrian.
Immediately, Medics arrived at the scene. They stabilized the victim until he was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center.
Meanwhile, authorities closed a section of Auburn Way South for the investigation.
Moreover, police said the detective’s unmarked vehicle was not equipped with any camera system. The authorities placed the detective on administrative leave.
By obeying traffic laws and being cautious of your surroundings, you can prevent unforeseen accidents and keep yourself and others safe on the road.
Turning to a Personal Injury Attorney
Furthermore, personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery while securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.
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