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Detectives Investigate Fatal Collision in the Crown Hill Neighborhood

Detectives are investigating a fatal collision Friday morning in the Crown Hill neighborhood.

Shortly after 5:00 a.m., officers responded to reports of a collision involving a vehicle and a pedestrian. Officers, along with Seattle Fire Department medics, arrived and located a female unresponsive in the roadway. The woman was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Patrol officers cordoned off the area and detectives with the Traffic Collision Investigation Squad responded to the scene.

The driver remained on scene and cooperated with police. A Drug Recognition Expert also responded to the scene to assess the driver. No signs of impairment were observed.

This is an open and ongoing investigation. If you have any information about this incident, please contact the Traffic Collision Investigations Squad at 206-684-8923.