Federal Way, WA (June 17, 2021) - There were multiple hospitalizations reported in the aftermath of a vehicle collision in Federal Way on Tuesday, June 15.
The car crash reportedly occurred at the 37400 block of Pacific Highway S. Emergency crews were sent to the scene at 7:45 p.m. that evening. Three or more vehicles were reportedly involved in the impact.
Lanes in both directions on the highway were blocked as medical professionals assisted the injured parties at the scene. Two people were airlifted to Harborview Medical Center for the treatment of serious injuries. Another victim was taken by ambulance to a local hospital.
No further updates have been provided at this time. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident is underway.
The victims and their families are in our thoughts and prayers. We send them our warmest wishes for a speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Seattle WA
In the United States, vehicle collisions are the leading cause of death and serious injury. Driving is, in fact, one of the most dangerous activities we engage in virtually every day, and you face the chance of being injured in an unforeseen traffic accident every time you get behind the wheel of a car. The rate of traffic fatalities in Washington is on the rise, according to statewide data. Speeding and driver distraction are major causes of significant accidents across the state, and data suggest that mobile phones are now the leading cause of serious crashes nationwide. Those who have been injured in an unexpected traffic accident may be able to obtain compensation for damages and injuries with the help of a Seattle car crash attorney.
Car accident victims typically struggle to grasp their rights in time to defend themselves after a collision, and the moments immediately following a crash are the most critical in determining whether or not your claim for compensation will be successful. The majority of victims are unaware of state regulations, insurance coverage, or what to do if they are injured in a vehicle accident, which can be a stumbling block when filing a personal injury claim. Fortunately, you are not required to pursue a personal injury claim on your own, and contacting an experienced attorney can help you recover lost money. An experienced Seattle personal injury attorney can help you file a claim and collect damages including medical expenses, lost income, and other losses.
Dore Law Group has experience in personal injury law, having fought for the rights of Seattle accident victims for years, and our legal team has helped clients from all over the state recover fully after being wounded in a car accident. Our Washington car accident attorneys are dedicated to assisting clients in rebuilding their lives following tragic events, and we want to ensure that those responsible are held accountable.
If you have been injured in a Seattle car accident, call our law office immediately now at 253-236-3888. You may rest certain 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.