Unfortunately, tragedy can occur at any moment on the streets of Seattle. Recently, an entire family was hit by a car while crossing the street in a residential area of Seattle. It is believed that the driver that struck the group was driving drunk at the time of the accident. He was arrested, and is currently being held on $2.5 million bail. The victims of this horrific accident are a 33 year old woman, her 10 day old son and the paternal grandparents of the child.
Washington residents know how dangerous the roads have become, particularly for pedestrians. Recently, a 15-year-old girl was hit by a car while she was crossing the street at a crosswalk in Puyallup. According to reports, she was in the crosswalk when she was struck by a vehicle, believed to be an SUV. The driver continued on after the accident and was not immediately apprehended.