66-Year-Old Woman Killed in Pedestrian Collision near Broadway

EVERETT, WA (December 16, 2022) – Sunday morning, Peggy Shea was fatally struck in a pedestrian accident on 18th Street.

The incident occurred around 6:20 a.m., near Broadway. First responders arrived to the scene shortly after receiving multiple dispatch calls in the area.

According to reports, the driver of a vehicle struck Shea as she was walking in the area. Medical personnel arrived and pronounced 66-year-old Shea dead, due to multiple blunt force injuries.

Emergency crews closed off the surrounding area for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties.

Meanwhile, officers investigated the driver for possible DUI. A suspect was booked into the Snohomish County Jail shorty after. However, they were released and taken to a nearby hospital.

During this time, the team at Sweet James would like to offer their heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Peggy Shea. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.

It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when losing a loved one in a pedestrian accident. Reach out to the wrongful death attorneys at Sweet James today. With 20 years of experience in the field, they know what it takes to help you win your case. Their team understands that nothing can alleviate the emotional pain of a death of a loved one, but they can help you seek justice and compensation. Call their office at (800) 975-3435 for a free and confidential case evaluation. You can reach them 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat. For more accident news, click here.

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