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January 15, 2012 at 11:15 AM

Car, streetcar collide at Mercer and Westlake

The blue Mazda sedan that collided with the South Lake Union streetcar Sunday morning around 10:20 a.m. (phone photo by Lark Turner / The Seattle Times).

A woman driving a blue Mazda sedan collided with the South Lake Union streetcar Sunday morning at the intersection of Mercer Street and Westlake Avenue North. The accident happened around 10:20 a.m.

The 31-year-old driver was transported to Harborview Medical Center in serious but stable condition, said Kyle Moore of the Seattle Fire Department.

Officials at the scene said a witness on the streetcar said the car ran a stoplight.

The South Lake Union streetcar off its tracks after the collision (phone photo by Lark Turner / The Seattle Times).

 

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