Man Killed in Interbay Collision

A man in his 60s was killed Wednesday after he was struck by a driver while crossing against traffic on 15th Avenue West.

Around 10:15 AM, a man driving a Ford pickup was travelling northbound on 15th Avenue West, approaching West Armory Street.

Simultaneously, a pedestrian was crossing east to west across 15th Avenue when he was struck by the truck driver.

According to multiple witnesses at the scene, the pedestrian was crossing against a traffic signal at the time of the collision.

The driver was evaluated at the scene and no signs of impairment were found.

SPD’s Traffic Collision Investigation Squad is handling the case.