Seattle, WA (April 25, 2021) - A serious car accident in Seattle on Saturday, April 24, required assistance from local authorities.
The crash took place on 1st Avenue S. NB at around 3:32 p.m. that afternoon. According to initial reports, two vehicles collided at the scene. There were confirmed injuries resulting from the impact.
Emergency response units were on-site to clear the area of related debris. The injured parties were provided aid by attending medical personnel. EMS vehicles were available to transport victims requiring additional support.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Speeding-Related Accidents in Seattle WA
A driver who exceeds the speed limit is putting everyone on the road at increased risk of being involved in a collision. Speeding has been cited as a factor in nearly one-third of reported roadway fatalities over the past twenty years, with a total of 9,378 people dying in 2018 alone. Nearly 25 people were killed daily in high-speed crashes that year.
Car crash victims often find themselves struggling to learn their rights in time to protect themselves after an accident. Generally, most people do not have a complete understanding of state laws, insurance policies, or what procedures to follow after being injured in a crash. Luckily, you do not have to pursue a personal injury claim on your own. An experienced Seattle personal injury attorney can help you pursue a claim and recover compensation for damages, including medical expenses, lost income, and other losses.
With many years of experience in personal injury law, Dore Law Group has the knowledge and drive to achieve results for those injured due to the negligence of others. Our Washington car accident attorneys are dedicated to helping people restore their lives after they have suffered serious accidents. If you have been injured in a Seattle car crash, we encourage you to contact our law firm today at 253-236-3888. You can rest assured that your case is in good hands.
Note: Our law firm uses secondary sources to create this post. These outside sources include but are not limited to local news media outlets, local police reports, state police bulletins, social media outlets, and eyewitness accounts about serious accidents that take place in Kent, Tacoma, and Seattle. We do not verify all of the facts surrounding each accident, therefore, if you locate any information that is not correct, let us know, and we will correct our post to reflect the most accurate information available.Disclaimer: The Dore Law Group has taken pride in providing high-quality legal representation for our clients. We write these posts to bring awareness to our fellow Washingtonians about the dangers associated with driving. We want to provide basic information about what to do if you happen to be involved in an accident. We want to remind drivers to slow down and use an abundance of caution when operating a motor vehicle. This post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. None of the information provided in this post is intended to be legal or medical advice. The picture used in this post was not taken at this accident scene.