1 Injured after Car Crashes into SPD Patrol SUV on 3rd Avenue [Seattle, WA]
57-Year-Old Man Injured after Car Crashes into SPD Patrol SUV on 3rd Avenue
SEATTLE, WA (January 21, 2020) – A man suffered injuries after a car collided with an SPD Patrol SUV on 3rd Avenue, Tuesday afternoon.
According to the Seattle Fire Department, the incident happened at about 10:00 PM. Due to unknown circumstances, a Toyota hybrid collided with a Seattle Police SUV at 3rd Avenue and Stewart Street. The impact of the collision sent the SPD SUV up onto a curb, where it hit a street sign and a rental car agency.
Emergency responders treated the 57-year-old driver at the scene for minor injuries. Meanwhile, the SPD officer did not sustain injuries in the crash.
Authorities continue to investigate the cause of the crash. Investigators will release additional information once it becomes available.
It is important to always be alert when behind the wheel of a car, truck, or bus. Stay within the speed limit, and follow the rules of the road to prevent any dangerous accidents. Always keep an eye out for possible road hazards and stay on guard.
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