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January 22, 2015 at 9:06 PM

Bicyclist killed when struck by pickup in Blaine

The Associated Press BLAINE — The Washington State Patrol says a small white pickup struck and killed a bicyclist on Thursday evening near the Blaine border crossing with Canada. The Bellingham Herald reports the truck drove off but about three hours later, the State Patrol said, a 26-year-old Blaine man walked up to a state Transportation Department…


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November 17, 2014 at 10:30 AM

Bicyclist hit by car on Capitol Hill

UPDATE: 10:50 a.m. | The cyclist’s injuries are considered non-life threatening, according to a tweet from the Seattle Fire Department. ORIGINAL POST | A bicyclist was taken to Harborview Medical Center after being struck by a car on Capitol Hill Monday morning. Seattle Fire Department Lt. Harold Webb said the bicyclist was struck at 119 Summit Ave…


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November 20, 2013 at 9:16 AM

Ed Murray comes to the aid of a fallen bicyclist

Seattle Mayor-elect Ed Murray came to the aid of a bicyclist who had apparently fallen on Lakeview Boulevard East on Capitol Hill just before 8:30 a.m. Murray was riding in a vehicle with his Seattle police security detail when they came upon a woman who had crashed her bike, said Jeff Reading, Murray’s spokesman. The woman was…


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August 30, 2013 at 12:36 PM

Saturday event set for site of bike-pedestrian collision

A bicycle-pedestrian collision that left a pedestrian seriously hurt in a Madison Park crosswalk last Friday morning has prompted community groups to plan a “vigil walk” for traffic safety Saturday. The Madison Park Community Council’s website says the 10 a.m. event will start at the Wells Fargo Bank, 4009 E. Madison, near where the collision occurred. City and community…


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August 4, 2013 at 9:55 PM

Enumclaw bicyclist badly hurt after truck collision

A 60-year-old Enumclaw woman was sent to the hospital with life-threatening injuries Sunday evening after being struck by a truck while she was riding a bike. The accident occurred at about 6:49 p.m. when a truck driven by a 19-year-old Enumclaw man collided with the bicyclist in the 37400 block of 244th Ave. SE, north of Enumclaw, according…


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January 27, 2013 at 10:20 AM

One bicyclist killed, one injured in Whatcom County crash

From Staff Reporter Sara Jean Green A 57-year-old woman struck two bicyclists with her car Saturday night, killing one man and injuring a second on northbound Highway 547 in Whatcom County, according to the State Patrol. After checking on the cyclists, the driver left the scene in her damaged 1994 Ford Escort, but was arrested and booked…


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December 24, 2012 at 9:08 AM

Hit and run driver strikes bicyclist in downtown Seattle this morning

Seattle police say a hit and run driver struck and injured a bicyclist at 2nd Avenue and James Street just after 2 a.m. this morning. Police say the bicyclist was riding west on James Street when he was struck by a Toyota. While the Toyota driver didn’t stop, witnesses were able to get a description of the car…


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November 13, 2012 at 10:27 PM

Bicyclist fatally hit by pickup in Marysville

Marysville Police Department investigate at the scene of the accident Tuesday night. (Photo courtesy of Michael Smith) A 64-year-old Granite Falls bicyclist died Tuesday night after a pickup truck struck him in Marysville. Driven by a 25-year-old Marysville man, the pickup hit the man on the bike just after 8 p.m. in the 10900 block of…


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November 13, 2012 at 9:55 AM

UPDATE: Seattle bicyclist critically injured by hit-and-run driver

UPDATE, 6:45 p.m. | The bicyclist remains in critical condition at Harborview Medical Center, according to hospital spokeswoman Susan Gregg. EARLIER POST | Seattle police are searching for dump truck that allegedly struck bicyclist and left him in critical condition this morning. The hit-and-run accident happened around 8:30 a.m. at the Interstate 5 onramp at Yale Avenue and…


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October 17, 2012 at 9:54 PM

Bicyclist killed in Everett when struck by pickup

A bicyclist died Wednesday night in Everett after a pickup veered into opposing traffic and hit a power pole, according to the Everett Police Department. At about 7:15 p.m., the southbound driver crossed a center line and three lanes of traffic on the 10600 block of Evergreen Way before hitting the bicyclist, according to department spokesman…


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