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Car collides with house on 16th Avenue

On February 24th at approximately 7:30 P.M., a vehicle was travelling westbound on Yesler Way South.  At approximately the 1700 Block of Yesler Way, the vehicle, for unknown reasons, drove off the roadway and went through a fence colliding with a house in the 100 Block of 16th Avenue.  The damage to the house was significant, and the 71-year old driver of the vehicle was transported to Harborview for life-threatening injuries.  There were no other injuries.  Seattle Police Traffice Collision Investigators responded to the scene.  The cause of the collision is unknown at the time, but the investigation continues.