Seattle Fire Department Lt. Sue Stangl says that the victim, believed to be in her late 20s or early 30s, was transported to Harborview Medical Center with serious, life-threatening injuries.
Bicycle Accident Statistics
- Head injuries account for approximately 60 percent of all bicycle-related fatalities.
- In 2009, 630 bicyclists were killed and approximately 51,000 were injured in the United States.
- 70 percent of all bicyclist deaths in the United States occur in urban areas.