Tukwila, Wash. (August 9, 2019) — An accident involving a motorcycle and a car left the rider dead on Tuesday night, August 6th. Details about the crash are forthcoming as authorities continue to investigate.
This crash marks the sixth motorcycle fatality in 6 days and comes just 2 days after another motorcycle crash that occurred on the Maple Valley Highway. In that crash, a woman who is believed to have been drunk driving crashed into the back of a motorcycle sitting on the side of the I-5.
Washington State Patrol said that crashes occur more frequently in sunny weather because more riders come out. They are urging both riders and drivers to be extra careful.
If you or a loved one were involved in a motorcycle accident, it is important to contact a legal expert to help you evaluate your options. Call (509)866-4166 or contact us online to discuss your car accident case.
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Source: KOMO News