TACOMA, WA – A driver fled the scene after striking a pedestrian on northbound I-5 on Wednesday morning.
The accident occurred on northbound I-5 near the 56th Street ramp around 6:30 a.m., according to KOMO News.
Local authorities reported a silver Nissan Altima might be the vehicle that hit the pedestrian. The pedestrian’s condition is currently unknown.
Highway crashes are often tragic, but when a pedestrian is struck at high-speeds it increases the chances of serious injuries, or even fatalities. It is imperative the pedestrian gets immediate medical assistance. When a driver flees the scene, it puts the injured pedestrian at even more risk. An experienced Tacoma pedestrian accident lawyer at Dubin Law Group will fight aggressively on your behalf if you or a loved one were injured in a highway pedestrian crash. We want you to focus on healing and not worry about the stress a legal battle can bring. Request your free case evaluation by calling us today at 425-800-8000 or responding in our online chat box.