SEATTLE, WA – Local authorities are looking for a hit-and-run driver who struck and killed a pedestrian on Tuesday evening.
According to KIRO 7 News, the fatal accident occurred at 30th Avenue Northeast and Northeast 127th Street at around 11:36 a.m. Police responded to reports of a man lying in the roadway, and pronounced the unidentified 58-year-old dead at the scene.
Investigations into the cause of the crash are ongoing.
Leaving the scene of the crash is not only illegal, but is dangerous. It is reckless enough to flee after a motor vehicle collision, but when someone hits a pedestrian and flees they put that person in life-threatening danger. Did you lose a loved one due to someone’s negligence to leave the crash scene? At Dubin Law Group, our Seattle pedestrian accident attorneys understand our clients come to us during an incredible challenging time in their lives. That is why we are committed to being with them every step of the way, fighting to hold the careless party responsible. Call us today at 206-462-4428 to ask us case specific questions in our free case evaluations.