Woman Hurt as Car Crashes Into Burien Thrift Store

burien thrift store crashA woman was badly injured in a car accident Monday when a car plowed through a wall and into a thrift store in Burien, according to the King County Sheriff’s Office. 

The incident occurred around 12:30 p.m. in the 13400 block of 1st Avenue Southwest. 

The crash left a huge hole in the side of the St. Vincent de Paul Society thrift store. The car was several feet inside the business, surrounded by damaged goods and debris. 

A woman inside the store at the time of the crash was struck and sustained minor injuries. She was taken to a local hospital for treatment. The driver of the car was not injured. 

The circumstances of the crash remain under investigation. 

Location of the Crash

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Kaye was working at her desk on an otherwise normal weekday when an elderly woman driving on a nearby road crashed through the front window of the business and landed on top of Kaye's desk. Tragically, Kaye was trapped underneath the rubble.

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Image: King County Sheriff's Office

Chris Davis
Award-winning personal injury attorney and founder of Davis Law Group, P.S. in Seattle, Washington.
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