One-vehicle rollover crash downtown

On February 8th at approximately 3:32 a.m. officers responded to a one-vehicle collision near the 1200 block of Western Avenue. Preliminary investigation indicated that the driver was traveling southbound on Western Avenue at a high rate of speed. The driver lost control of his vehicle, struck a light pole and overturned. SFD Medics responded to the scene and treated the three occupants of the vehicle. The driver was transported to Harborview Medical Center with life-threatening injuries. Both vehicle passengers sustained non-life-threatening injuries. The driver was cited for Negligent Driving 2nd Degree.