Updated on: 7/28/2020
A bicyclist was struck and killed by a driver in Woodinville Monday morning.
Authorities say the collision took place near NE171st St and 143rd Pl NE where the bicyclist was struck and found already dead at the scene.
Details have not been released on the circumstances surrounding this incident including the identities of the driver or bicyclist.
The circumstances of this incident are still under investigation by the King County Sheriff's Office.
Legal Options After Fatal Cyclist Accidents
Bicycle accidents are often devastating simply due to the nature of the size disparity between a bicycle and even the smallest of cars and unfortunately, this collision was no exception.
Without information from the police at the scene, we cannot know what or who may have caused this collision.
One clue that was provided from initial reporting about this incident was the approximate location involved an intersection. Intersection collisions are some of the most common types of bicycle accidents, often involving the bicyclist or driver involved making a turn at the time of the collision.
Whether this particular crash was an intersection collision or not, to ensure the victims get the best result possible from any personal injury claim will require an extensive investigation by an experienced team of bicycle accident attorneys.
Most personal injury investigations begin with a police report which should contain evidence including photos from the scene, any witness testimony from the scene as well as the officer's description of events based on statements and evidence provided at the time.
Davis Law Group has long been committed to helping accident victims through their personal injury recovery process and our team of experienced wrongful death attorneys offers free case evaluations to families who have lost loved ones and believe they may have a claim.
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