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News: Driver arrested after fatal hit-and-run collision on SR-524 in Bothell

by | Feb 19, 2021 | Accidents in the News |

EVERETT, WA – Troopers with the Washington State Patrol responded to the scene of a fatal pedestrian collision on State Route 524 in Bothell on Friday morning.

According to a series of tweets from Trooper Rocky Oliphant, the collision occurred just west of Nellis Rd around 11:17 a.m.

Two pedestrians were struck by a vehicle, causing fatal injuries to both and the roadway to be shut down.

When troopers arrived at the scene, they discovered the vehicle had fled the scene. Due to the impact of the collision, they suspected substantial damage to the front of the suspect vehicle.

An update was shared at 1:16 p.m., stating the vehicle was located and the driver was arrested.

The roadway was expected to be fully reopened around 3:50 p.m., though no further updates were shared.

If more details regarding this incident are released, we will update this blog.

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