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News: Teen girl flown to hospital after pedestrian collision in Kent

by | Feb 1, 2024 | Accidents in the News |

KENT, WA — Emergency responders rushed a 17-year-old girl to an area hospital Thursday morning after she was hit by a vehicle in Kent, according to KOMO News.

The incident took place in the 23400 block of 116th Avenue Southeast, about half a mile west of Meridian Middle School. First responders were dispatched to the scene sometime before 8:00 a.m.

According to Kent Police, the teen suffered serious injuries as a result of the pedestrian crash and was flown to a hospital in Seattle. No information about her condition has been made public.

Authorities have not released any information about what led up to the wreck, but the driver a 49-year-old woman from Kent, remained at the scene and cooperated with officials. She was not suspected of intoxication.

Anyone who may have further information is asked to call the Kent PD or connect with their tip line via 253-856-5808.

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