News: One dead, one arrested for DWI after vehicle vs. motorcycle crash in Tacoma

TACOMA, WA – A 55-year-old man was killed in a DWI vehicle vs. motorcycle collision in Tacoma on Saturday night, according to the Tacoma Police Department’s official twitter page.

The alert stated the crash happened at the intersection of South 84th Street and South Alaska Street shortly before 9:23 p.m. At least one fatality was confirmed and the intersection was shut down to all traffic.

A later update identified the victim as a 55-year-old man. The driver of the colliding vehicle, a 47-year-old man, was arrested on suspicion of vehicular homicide and driving while intoxicated.

The roadway was reopened by 4:44 a.m. on Sunday morning.

If you have been injured or lost a loved one due to the negligent choices of a drunk driver in the Tacoma area, you could be entitled to significant compensation. The Tacoma drunk driving accident attorneys with Dubin Law Group stand ready to fight for your deserved reimbursement of medical bills, offset wages, and other unexpected expenses. Contact our offices at 206-462-4428 to discuss the details of your case with a licensed personal injury attorney.

Archives

FindLaw Network
quoteTestimonials
quote


Our Locations

Seattle
Everett

Tacoma