Woman in 50s Struck and Injured by Vehicle in Accident on State Avenue
Olympia, WA (February 05, 2021) – On Wednesday, a woman in her 50s was struck and injured by a vehicle in an accident on State Avenue.
The accident took place at 3:45 p.m. at the intersection with Franklin Street near the Intercity Transit bus station.
Furthermore, the driver, a woman in her 80s, was driving west when she struck the pedestrian as she was walking in the crosswalk.
The driver stayed on the scene and cooperated with the investigation.
Moreover, officers are investigating the crash. They do not believe that the driver was impaired.
Meanwhile, the rescuers took the pedestrian to Providence Saint Peter Hospital. She sustained several broken bones but non-fatal injuries.
Always focus on the road whenever driving.
What Can The Victims Do
Moreover, thousands of people across Washington suffer injuries in pedestrian crashes every year.
Thus, it is crucial to know how to proceed in case you find yourself injured after an accident.
Indeed, seeking compensation for your injuries after a serious accident can be very stressful, and takes up a lot of your time. That is why having a personal injury lawyer will provide you with the space and peace of mind you need to recover. So, let our seasoned attorneys deal with the complex legalities of this case for you.
Surely, the most valuable step you can take in response to a crash is hiring an attorney. Personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery while securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.
“We can secure evidence in your favor, request additional information, get vital eyewitness accounts, and review insurance coverage you are entitled to that may not be common knowledge,” says Mark Sweet, an award-winning attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
Our attorneys and experienced professional legal team have dealt with a variety of such cases. So, call Sweet Lawyers today at (800) 674 7854 for a free consultation. For your convenience, you can contact us 24/7 by email, online chat, and text message.