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Same Driver Causes Another Fatal Crash | Seattle Aggressive Driving Accident Attorney

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According to the Seattle Times, the driver of an SUV that rear-ended a Hyundai Elantra on Lake City Way, killing both occupants of the smaller vehicle, had been involved in a fatal aggressive driving incident in 2009 as well. At that time, the Daniel Habeeb caused a fatal accident for which he was tried on [...]

Lake Washington Floating Bridge “Nets” Two Boaters, Causing Injuries to Both

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According to a story in the News Tribune, two boaters were injured on March 22nd, 2011 when their 38-foot boat became wedged under the Washington State Highway 520 floating bridge on Lake Washington. After being extracted by rescue crews, the couple was transported to a local hospital with moderate injuries. Seattle Harbor Patrol authorities are [...]

Questions and Answers about Accidents Involving Uninsured Seattle Motorists

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Q: While driving to work in Seattle, I was hit by a driver who doesn’t have insurance. I have been off work with a leg injury for the past two weeks. What can I do now? A: Immediately after any Seattle accident with injuries, call for police and medical help. Next, you should contact someone [...]

Unconscious Driver Hits 3 Pedestrians at Seattle’s Pike Place Market

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According to the Washington Post, a Seattle driver had a seizure behind the wheel and hit three pedestrians at the Pike Place Market in Seattle. This horrendous accident seriously injured two of the pedestrians, while the third victim managed to escape with only minor injuries. The Seattle pedestrian accident occurred just before noon on Thursday, [...]

Questions and Answers about Seattle Back Injury Accidents

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Q: My husband is unemployed, so he’s been working informally as a house painter. Last week he fell off a ladder at a customer’s house in Seattle and hurt his back. He’s resting at home, and I’m scared because he’s not covered under my insurance, yet the medical bills still keep coming. What can we [...]

Three Car Crash Kills Two

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Street racing is believed to be the cause of a crash that killed two people in Kent. King5 is reporting that the accident happened early Sunday morning on State route 516 in Kent. Troopers believe that a 40-year-old Renton man caused a 24-year-old Yakima woman to lose control of her car. She died at the [...]

Questions and Answers about Seattle Head Injury Accidents

Q: Yesterday during my son’s football practice at a Seattle-area high school, he was hit on the head pretty hard by another player. The school doctor said he’s OK, but today my son seems groggy and confused. Now the school wants me to sign a paper saying that they’re not responsible for the incident during [...]

Seattle Motorcycle Accident FAQs

Q: A few days ago I was involved in a Seattle motorcycle accident, but wasn’t wearing my helmet, does this make a difference? A: Not wearing your helmet may or may not make a difference. If not wearing a helmet did not cause or aggravate injuries, you may be able to obtain the maximum compensation [...]

Seattle Three-Car Accident Kills 2 in Kent

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According to the Kent Reporter, two people were killed in a three-car crash outside of Seattle in Kent early on Sunday morning. The Seattle car accident occurred on westbound State Route 516, west of Meeker Street, when the three vehicles collided (killing two of the drivers). The third driver and a passenger sustained serious injuries [...]

Questions and Answers about Seattle DUI Accidents

Q: My 25-year-old daughter has recently been carpooling from her job in downtown Seattle along with a neighbor girl who often wants to “stop for a beer” on the way home. I’m worried about a DUI. What can I tell my daughter to help sober her up? A: You can tell your daughter that from [...]