1 Hospitalized after Pedestrian Crash on College Street Southeast
LACEY, WA (April 25, 2022) – Friday afternoon, an unidentified victim was hospitalized following a pedestrian accident on 53rd Avenue.
The incident occurred around 2:30 p.m., at the intersection of 53rd Avenue and College Street Southeast.
At this time, the events leading up to the collision remain unclear. However, reports indicate that the driver of a passing vehicle struck the pedestrian in the area.
In addition, medical personnel arrived and transported the injured victim to a local hospital for further treatment. Although, there has been no update on their current condition.
Following the incident, local officials blocked several lanes to allow for cleanup and preliminary duties.
Lacey officials are asking anyone with information about the pedestrian crash to contact local authorities.
Whether you are a driver or a pedestrian, it is essential to abide by all traffic laws and observe safety precautions. If you’re behind the wheel, do your part to avoid distractions and look out for pedestrians. Do so at designated crosswalks or intersections if you’re crossing the street. When walking alongside a road, remain on the sidewalk wherever possible. If there is no sidewalk, walk on the shoulder and face oncoming traffic.
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