UPDATE, 6:45 p.m. | The man who was killed early this morning after a high-speed crash in Burien has been identified as Joshua Ellis, 28, of Seattle, according to the King County Medical Examiner’s Office.
UPDATE, 11:38 a.m. | A 28-year-old Seattle man was killed early this morning when his car struck a utility pole in Burien, the King County Sheriff’s Office said.
The victim was driving an Acura sedan around 12:35 a.m. when he lost control of the vehicle at Southwest 130th Street and Second Avenue Southwest and struck a light pole.
The Acura then hit a parked construction truck and trailer, causing the Acura to roll, the sheriff’s office said.
As the Acura rolled, it hit a power pole, breaking the pole into several pieces.
The driver was ejected from the Acura and died, the sheriff’s office said. His identify has not been released.
The Associated Press
BURIEN — A man was killed in a high-speed crash early Thursday in Burien.
King County sheriff’s deputies told KOMO the SUV slammed into a truck and two utility poles.
The crash happened around 12:30 a.m. at Southwest 130th Street and Second Avenue Southwest.
The driver was ejected and died at the scene.