Stories tagged: pedestrian
UPDATED: Mon., March 19, 2018, 9:33 p.m.
Woman struck and killed by self-driving Uber vehicle
Uber suspended all of its self-driving testing Monday after what is believed to be the first fatal pedestrian crash involving the vehicles.
Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 9:21 a.m.
Salem pedestrian’s death ruled a suicide
The death of a Salem woman who stepped onto Interstate 5 after causing a disturbance at a restaurant has been ruled a suicide.
Sun., Oct. 15, 2017, 5:30 a.m.
Field reports: Bike laws weak in protecting walkers
TRAILS – Readers had lingering questions, and so the The Spokesman-Review, about last Sunday’s story about a woman who was struck from behind by a bicyclist as she walked on …
Mon., Oct. 2, 2017
Getting There: Pedestrians have right of way
At any intersection, crosswalk or not, people can step off the curb and walk across the street. Cars must stop for them. It’s the law.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 9:52 p.m.
Anonymous tip leads Spokane police to alleged hit-and-run vehicle
An anonymous tip led Spokane police to a vehicle believed to have been involved in a hit and run Thursday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 8:50 p.m.
Woman killed by van at Third and Division has been identified
The woman struck and killed by a car at Third Avenue and Division Street Monday has been identified as 50-year-old Patti Jo Hill.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 8, 2017, 6:23 p.m.
Court documents allege driver of van that struck, killed woman in downtown Spokane knew brakes didn’t work properly
Michael J. Lucey, the 62-year-old driver of a van that struck and killed a woman in downtown Spokane Monday morning, apparently knew his vehicle’s brakes didn’t work properly, he told …
UPDATED: Sun., April 30, 2017, 7:57 p.m.
Pedestrian killed in car crash near Eloika Lake
A pedestrian was killed after being struck by a pickup truck 2 miles south of the Spokane-Pend Oreille county line Saturday night.
UPDATED: Thu., March 9, 2017, 4:19 p.m.
Pedestrian hit by cement truck on I-90
A pedestrian was hit by a cement truck after he ran up the westbound Interstate 90 Division off ramp, according to the Washington State Patrol.
Mon., Feb. 27, 2017, 5 a.m.
Free trip planner helps pedestrians find accessible routes
It’s nine blocks from Anat Caspi’s northeast Seattle home to the post office, a walk the University of Washington computer scientist frequently makes with her 5-year-old daughter.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 6:55 p.m.
Teen walking on highway injured when struck by car near Cheney
A pedestrian was injured Tuesday evening when he was struck by a car on a state highway three miles east of Cheney. A teen walking on state Route 904 at …
Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 10:03 p.m.
Pedestrian dies after he was hit while crossing Division Street
A man attempting to cross Division Street at Euclid Avenue was struck by a pickup Saturday evening and later died of his injuries.
Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 7:36 a.m.
Coeur d’Alene resident killed when struck by pickup in Spokane Valley
A Coeur d’Alene resident was killed Sunday when she was struck by a pickup while walking along Trent Avene in east Spokane Valley. Tammy A. Hurt, 54, was walking in …
Tue., Jan. 3, 2017, 5:15 p.m.
Garco Construction in line to build University District pedestrian bridge for $9.5 million
Garco Construction, which has already completed several multimillion-dollar public works projects throughout Spokane, entered the low bid to build a pedestrian bridge in the University District. Some have criticized the …
Fri., Dec. 23, 2016, 7:06 a.m.
Juvenile critically injured when hit by car in northwest Spokane
A pedestrian was critically injured Thursday evening when struck by a vehicle in northwest Spokane.
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016, 1:28 p.m.
4-year boy struck in crosswalk by SUV in Mead
A 4-year-old boy was hospitalized Sunday evening after he was struck by an SUV in a crosswalk in Mead.
Sat., Oct. 8, 2016, 9:23 a.m.
Kootenai County deputy patrol car hits, kills pedestrian in Hayden
A Kootenai County Sheriff’s deputy hit and killed a pedestrian on Highway 95 in Hayden early Saturday morning.
Wed., Sept. 14, 2016, 4:50 p.m.
Cornerstone of downtown Spokane’s skywalk system to be replaced
The City Council signed off on an agreement this week calling for the replacement of the downtown skywalk spanning Wall Street and linking the old Macy’s department store and River …
Tue., June 28, 2016, 1:54 p.m.
Car crashes into Donut Parade in north Spokane
A driver who fell asleep at the wheel crashed his car into the front door of Donut Parade at N. Hamilton Street. Both the driver and a pedestrian waiting to …
Thu., June 9, 2016, 8:12 a.m.
Pedestrian hurt badly after apparently falling off semi
A pedestrian was hospitalized after being struck by a semi truck early Thursday in downtown Spokane, the Spokane Police Department said.
Wed., June 8, 2016, 12:30 p.m.
Girl struck by SUV still in critical condition
A 7-year-old girl was still hospitalized in critical condition Wednesday morning, a full day after she was struck by an SUV while crossing a street in Mead, an official said.
Mon., June 6, 2016, 6:20 p.m.
Man who struck, killed great-grandmother on Spokane sidewalk sentenced to prison
A man will spend more than four years in prison for striking and killing a great-grandmother with an SUV last summer.
Sat., March 19, 2016, 4:21 p.m.
Girl dies after being hit by a truck in Mead
A girl was killed when she was hit by a truck while crossing the street in Mead just before 2:30 p.m. Saturday.
Fri., Feb. 26, 2016, 7:06 p.m.
Pedestrian struck, killed by Amtrak train near Tenino
Law enforcement is investigating the death of a man who was struck by an Amtrak train near Tenino, according to the Thurston County Sheriff’s Office.
Tue., Feb. 23, 2016, 8:41 p.m.
Teen seriously injured by car
A teenage boy sustained serious injuries Tuesday evening when he was hit by a car in the 11900 block of East Mansfield in Spokane Valley.
Sat., Feb. 6, 2016, 2:48 p.m.
Driver arrested for vehicular assault after hitting pedestrian
A man was arrested for vehicular assault Friday night after hitting a pedestrian crossing Division near Euclid Avenue.
Thu., Nov. 26, 2015, 1:58 p.m.
WSP identifies injured pedestrian
The Washington State Patrol has identified a man that was hit at Trent Avenue and Pines Road Tuesday evening.
Wed., Nov. 25, 2015, 1:05 p.m.
WSP needs help identifying injured pedestrian
The Washington State Patrol is asking for help identifying a seriously injured man who was hit by a car at Trent Avenue and Pines Road Tuesday evening.
Mon., Nov. 16, 2015, 5:55 p.m.
Division and Main set for pedestrian upgrades in downtown Spokane gateway project
The city of Spokane will begin work on the next stage of its Division Street Gateway project this spring by creating a more pedestrian-friendly intersection at Division and Main Avenue. …
Wed., July 29, 2015
Woman pushing stroller struck, killed by SUV on Spokane sidewalk
Police suspect an intoxicated driver steered his SUV onto the sidewalk Tuesday morning along Ruby Street and struck a 68-year-old woman, killing her as she pushed a child in a …