Detectives Investigating Fatal Motorist/Pedestrian Collision on Aurora Avenue

Traffic Collision Investigation Squad detectives are investigating after a driver fatally struck a pedestrian Wednesday evening in North Seattle.

Just before 6:00 PM, a 58-year-old female was attempting to cross Aurora when she was struck by a driver traveling south on Aurora Avenue North at North 137th Street.

Officers and Seattle Fire responded to the scene and attempted to provide aid, but the woman was declared deceased at the scene.

An SPD Drug Recognition Expert evaluated the driver at the scene. The driver did not exhibit signs of impairment.

TCIS detectives responded to the scene and began their investigation. This remains an active and on-going investigation.