Alcohol, Drugs Suspected in North Bend Accident
A 52-year-old man from North Bend passed away over the weekend after his car drifted off the roadway and crashed into a tree. According to authorities, the man was driving his 1994 Jeep Wrangler westbound on Interstate 90 Friday night around midnight near North Bend when the car left the highway and hit a tree. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.
Official reports indicate that the vehicle was totaled upon impact and the crash took place near milepost 31 on I-90. The cause of the crash is still under investigation, but officers believe alcohol or drugs played a role.
Drunk Driving Statistics
- Approximately 2,042 people have been killed by drunk drivers in Washington State in the past decade.
- In the past ten years, more people were killed by drunk drivers in Washington State than from an intentional killing.
Drunk Driving Accident Attorneys in Seattle, WA
Davis Law Group helps drunk driving collision victims get financial compensation for their injuries and lost wages. We work closely with the criminal prosecutor to make sure that all avenues, both criminal and civil, are being pursued. If you have been the victim of a drunk driver, contact Davis Law Group at 206-727-4000.