Pedestrian Accident in Kent, WA Leaves One Dead

Motorcycle Strikes Pedestrian in Kent

A pedestrian was tragically killed in Kent, WA after being struck by a motorcycle while crossing Pacific Highway South on Tuesday, January 31, 2012.

According to the King County Medical Examiner's Office the man was William L. Smith.  Apparently Smith was attempting to cross in the 23400 block of Pacific Highway South on the West Hill, just south of the Kent Des Moines Road intersection when a southbound motorcycle shit him. Although paramedics worked to revive the Mr. Smith they were unsuccessful and he was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Pedestrian Accident Statistics

Approximately 5,000 pedestrians are killed and 64,000 others are injured in motor vehicle accidents every year in the United States.

Legal Assistance In Kent, Washington

Kent car accident attorney Chris Davis handles all sorts of motor vehicle accidents including motorcycle accidents and pedestrian collisions.  If you or a loved one has been injured in the Kent, Washington area call 206-727-4000 for a free legal consultation.
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