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Complete Seattle, WA accident reports and news.

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Accidents in Seattle result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After a Seattle crash, injured people and their families need resources and support. Regardless of the severity of the collision, the people involved are left to deal with injuries, medical bills, property damage, and insurance claims. When a Seattle accident is fatal, families are left to struggle with their grief and loss as best they can.

Here are resources to help accident victims and their families after a Seattle wreck

Regardless of whether it is a car accident, pedestrian accident, motorcycle crash, bicycle collision, truck accident, or any other kind of injury accident, the following resources can be helpful for crash victims and their families and friends.

Seattle Police Department;

Seattle Fire/EMT Department;

Seattle major hospitals include:

Harborview Medical Center; 

Swedish Hospital

University of Washington Medical Center

Virginia Mason Medical Center.

Seattle Municipal Court adjudicates all misdemeanor and gross misdemeanor crimes, infractions, and civil violations.

King County Superior Court Criminal Department;

Seattle real-time traffic report;

Washington State Insurance Commissioner site.

How do you deal with an insurance claim after a Seattle accident?

Regardless of how severe an accident is, almost everyone involved has to deal with insurance companies and claims. For accidents with very minor injuries and damage, a claim can sometimes be handled by working with the insurance adjuster. For crashes involving more serious injuries, or when a fatal crash occurs, a Seattle personal injury attorney is needed to manage the insurance claim. 

Legal Resources

Seattle-Tacoma, WA

Seattle Bike Blog

Seattle Bike Blog is pedal-powered news and opinion in Seattle, Washington. They describe themselves as independent journalists working to promote the use of bicycles as transportation.
Seattle-Tacoma, WA

Seattle Transit Blog

Seattle Transit Blog is 501(c)(4) nonprofit organization that covers transit news for the the greater Seattle area. The blog also focuses on density and the urban form, and other forms of alternative transportation like bicycling and walking.
Seattle-Tacoma, WA

Northwest Hospital and Medical Center

Northwest Hospital & Medical Center is a full-service, non-profit community hospital, offering comprehensive medical, surgical and therapeutic services. With 281 beds, more than 1900 employees and a world-class medical staff, they provide innovative, technologically advanced care on a patient-friendly, easy-access campus just north of Seattle.
Seattle-Tacoma, WA

Virginia Mason Medical Center

Virginia Mason is recognized as one of the nation's best health care facilities. Virginia Mason's network of primary and specialty care medical centers and Virginia Mason Hospital & Seattle Medical Center offer superior treatment outcomes across all areas of medical care.
Seattle-Tacoma, WA

Harborview Medical Center

Harborview Medical Center is the only designated Level 1 adult and pediatric trauma and burn center in the state of Washington and serves as the regional trauma and burn referral center for Alaska, Montana and Idaho. 

Most recent accident reports

Datesort ascending Type
Sun, 11/05/2017 Pedestrian Accident Joaquin Gauna, 43, injured when struck by hit-and-run vehicle on Interstate 5 in Seattle, Washington
Thu, 10/26/2017 Car Accident Two people injured in collision involving racing hit-and-run driver on Interstate 5 in Seattle, Washington
Thu, 10/19/2017 Car Accident Injury collision reported on West Seattle Bridge in Seattle, Washington
Fri, 10/13/2017 Car Accident Woman killed and two people injured in collision on Interstate 5 in Seattle, Washington
Thu, 10/12/2017 Bus Accident Man killed in collision with bus at Westlake Avenue and Blanchard Street in Seattle, Washington
Sat, 10/07/2017 Car Accident One person killed and three injured in single-vehicle crash on Interstate 5 in Seattle, Washington
Fri, 10/06/2017 Train Accident Train, semi-trailer collide under First Avenue South Bridge in Seattle, Washington
Fri, 10/06/2017 Motorcycle Accident Aaron T. Rosen, 22, killed in motorcycle crash on Interstate 5 express lanes in Seattle, Washington
Fri, 09/29/2017 Car Accident Serious injury collision reported on Interstate 5 near Spokane Street in Seattle, Washington
Thu, 09/28/2017 Car Accident Two people injured in rollover crash involving street racing and hit-and-run driver on Interstate 5 in Seattle, Washington
Sat, 09/02/2017 Car Accident One person injured in crash into tree at Seneca Street and Harvard Avenue in Seattle, Washington
Sat, 09/02/2017 Car Accident Two men injured in single-vehicle crash into pole on Martin Luther King, Jr. Way East in Seattle, Washington
Sat, 09/02/2017 Motorcycle Accident Philip Kraus, 54, and Janine Dinnison, 56, injured in motorcycle crash on Interstate 5 in Seattle, Washington
Fri, 09/01/2017 Car Accident Two people injured in three-vehicle crash on Aurora Bridge in Seattle, Washington
Wed, 08/30/2017 Car Accident Serious car crash reported on Interstate 5 near Southcenter Mall in Seattle, Washington