SHORELINE, WASHINGTON (October 11, 2017) – A 14 year old boy was struck by a semi truck and dragged in a horrible accident on Wednesday morning, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 7:20 am at the intersection of North 175th Street and Aurora Avenue North. A 14 year old boy was riding his bicycle to school when he entered a crosswalk traveling north on 175th street. A semi truck was traveling north on 175th as well, and turned right onto Aurora Avenue, colliding with the 14 year old. The boy was dragged almost 40 feet by the semi truck after the accident.
The 14 year old boy was rushed to Harborview Medical Center via ambulance after the accident. The teenager was last listed in critical condition. The accident remains under investigation at this time to determine cause and liability.
“The thoughts and prayers of everyone at Lexton Law is with the boy injured and his family and friends during this difficult time. Lexton Law wishes him a swift and steady recovery,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law, a nationwide law firm dealing in personal injury and semi truck accident cases.
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