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November 25, 2013 at 11:12 AM

Man in wheelchair struck by car in Shoreline

A man who was traveling in a bike lane in a motorized wheelchair was struck by a car this morning in Shoreline.

King County sheriff’s deputy Charlie Akers said the accident happened around 9 a.m. at North 155th Street and Densmore Avenue North. The man in the  wheelchair suffered a compound fracture to his leg and was taken to a local hospital.

The driver of the car was not hurt, Akers said.

Akers did indicate the cause of the crash.

“It is all under investigation. It is unknown whether charges will filed,” Akers said.

Comments | More in The Blotter, Traffic & Transit | Topics: car crash, King County Sheriff's Office, Shoreline

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