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SPD, City Officials Investigating SR99 Semi-Truck Collision, Reviewing Response

Seattle police and city officials are investigating a Tuesday evening semi-truck crash, and reviewing the response to the collision, which led to a nine-hour closure of State Route 99 and the Alaskan Way Viaduct At approximately 2:21 PM, a semi-truck and trailer was traveling south on the Alaskan Way viaduct… [ Keep reading ]

Man Dies After His Car is Hit by a Train in SODO

Detectives are investigating a fatality collision in which a car was struck by a train in SODO Friday evening. Witnesses began calling 911 around 5:45 p.m. when a car  was struck by a train just West of 3 Ave South on South Holgate Street. Witnesses stated the victim drove around a… [ Keep reading ]

Investigators Asking For Help in Locating Hit and Run Driver

Officers responded to a hit and run at S Orcas St and Rainer Ave S on Wednesday May 7th at 10:07 p.m. When officers arrived they found that a pedestrian had been struck in the marked crosswalk and sustained serious injuries. It is unknown if the victim will fully recover… [ Keep reading ]

Woman Hospitalized After Riding Bike into Parked Police Van

A 27-year old cyclist was injured Sunday night after she collided with a parked Seattle Police van in front of the East precinct on Capitol Hill. At about 10:30 pm, the woman was riding her bike east on E Pine St approaching 12th Avenue when she struck the rear of… [ Keep reading ]

Vehicle/Bicycle Collision With Serious Injuries

A male bicyclist was rushed to the hospital after colliding head on with an SUV early this morning. On April 19th at approximately 12:16 a.m. officers responded to a vehicle/bicycle collision near Boren Avenue and Pike Street. Preliminary investigation indicates that an adult male bicyclist was travelling westbound on Pike Street… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle Police Officer Flagging Traffic South of Downtown Struck and Injured by Hit & Run, DUI Driver

An off-duty uniformed officer flagging traffic south of downtown is struck and injured by a Hit & Run, DUI driver early this afternoon.   On April 18th at approximately 1:59 p.m. officers responded to reports of a hit and run collision involving a pedestrian at 1st Avenue South and South Atlantic Street. Preliminary investigation indicates that an… [ Keep reading ]

Driver of vehicle possibly suffered medical episode prior to crashing into telephone pole

A man died yesterday following a single vehicle collision in North Seattle. On April 16, 2014 at approximately 2:30 p.m., a silver 2004 Honda Odyssey was travelling south on 8 Av Nw approaching Nw 65th St. For unknown reasons, the vehicle jumped the west curb, drove over the raised, planted median and travelled… [ Keep reading ]

Fatality Collision Investigation near Northgate

Detectives from the Traffic Collision Investigation Squad are investigating a fatality vehicle/pedestrian collision that occurred this morning near Northgate. At around 8:20 this morning, a green Ford Ranger truck was travelling southbound on 5th Avenue NE.  At the same time, a pedestrian crossing westbound at the intersection of NE 115th Street… [ Keep reading ]

TCI investigating bicycle/SUV collision

A bicyclist sustained serious injuries following a collision with a SUV. On April 1, 2014, at approximately 10:30 p.m., a white 2003 GMC Envoy was travelling southbound on Alaskan WY just south of Columbia St. At the same time, a bicyclist was travelling northbound on the east side bike/pedestrian path on… [ Keep reading ]

Man run over by fleeing burglar

A man was struck by a burglar’s vehicle as the suspect fled the crime scene.   On 3/19/14, just shortly before 8:00 p.m., the complainant called 9-1-1 and reported seeing one or possibly two males casing his neighbor’s house in the 4500 block of S Kenny Street. The complainant and some of the… [ Keep reading ]