Date: February 17, 2010, 02/17/10
Location: Highway 2 near Sultan
Outcome: One Death
A deadly motorcycle accident closed down parts of Highway 2 near Sultan late afternoon on Wednesday.
The motorcyclist was to be airlifted to Harborview but died before the helicopter arrived.
The fatal accident took place just before 3:30 p.m. Wednesday when the motorcyclist who was travelling westbound on Highway 2 crashed into a Honda sedan which pulled out in front of him from Rice Road.
The 16 year old driving the Honda and her passenger were uninjured.
No citations were given but the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office is still investigating this accident.
Motorcycle Accident Statistics say that about three-fourths of motorcycle accidents involve a collision with another vehicle which was most often a car.
Motorcycle accidents can lead to serious injuries that can have long-term effects and costs. If you or a loved one has been seriously injured or killed in a motorcycle accident, it would be extremely beneficial to consult with a trustworthy Washington Motorcycle Accident and Injury Lawyer to determine your best steps moving forward.