Stories tagged: pedestrian
TUESDAY, 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 …
FRIDAY, 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.
WEDNESDAY, 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.
SATURDAY, 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.
WEDNESDAY, 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 …
TUESDAY, 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 …
THURSDAY, 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.
WEDNESDAY, 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.
MONDAY, 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.
SATURDAY, 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.
FRIDAY, 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.
TUESDAY, 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.
SATURDAY, 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.
THURSDAY, 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.
WEDNESDAY, 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.
MONDAY, 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. …
WEDNESDAY, 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 …
SUNDAY, JAN. 4, 2015
In brief: Man recovering from injuries suffered when hit by car Friday
A pedestrian hit by a car near the intersection of Division Street and Second Avenue Friday evening has improved and is expected to survive. The man in his 50s was …
SATURDAY, JULY 26, 2014, 12:32 P.M.
Pedestrian killed on I-90 downtown
A pedestrian was killed in downtown Spokane Friday night as he attempted to cross I-90 near the Maple Street exit.
SATURDAY, MARCH 8, 2014, 8:33 P.M.
Pedestrian hit in crosswalk at I-90 on-ramp
An pedestrian wearing black clothing was hit at the bottom of the eastbound I-90 on-ramp Saturday evening, according to the Washington State Patrol.
TUESDAY, FEB. 25, 2014, 5:43 P.M.
Pedestrian hit by car near SFCC
A pedestrian was hit by a car while crossing Fort George Wright Drive near Spokane Falls Community College this afternoon.
THURSDAY, DEC. 19, 2013, 4:15 P.M.
Pedestrian killed in Moran Prairie accident identified
Gerald Forsberg, 83, was struck and killed by a pickup truck while crossing 57th Avenue in the middle of the road late Wednesday. The death has been ruled an accident.
MONDAY, NOV. 25, 2013
Getting There: Bridge best choice for Centennial Trail crossing at Mission
The best way to get Centennial Trail users across busy Mission Avenue in northeast Spokane would be a new pedestrian bridge rather than a tunnel under Mission. The bridge emerged …
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 23, 2013
Meth a possible factor in fatal pedestrian accident
Drugs afflicted a family at the center of a tragic accident that left a kindergartner dead and a mother clinging to life. Drug tests detected methamphetamine in 25-year-old Sarah Burrows-Gust, …
UPDATED: MONDAY, OCT. 21, 2013, 6:21 P.M.
City asked to review Monroe Street safety in wake of fatal accident
Spokane Police said Monday a mother and her son remained in hospital care after being struck by a car around 6:30 p.m. Friday at Monroe and Mansfield. A young girl …
TUESDAY, APRIL 9, 2013, 8:53 A.M.
Vehicle hits Mead student walking to school
A Mead High School student was struck by a vehicle on her way into school this morning.
FRIDAY, MARCH 22, 2013, 8:45 A.M.
Vehicle strikes pedestrian near Garland and Lincoln
An intoxicated pedestrian standing in the middle of the street was struck by a vehicle near West Garland Avenue and North Lincoln Street around 5 a.m. today, police said.
SATURDAY, DEC. 15, 2012, 3:18 P.M.
Driver, victim in fatal collision identified
The Washington State Patrol says alcohol or drugs were involved when a car hit a pedestrian on the shoulder of I-90 west of downtown Spokane.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 14, 2012, 8 A.M.
WSP identifies woman killed in hit-and-run
The pedestrian killed in a hit-and-run collision Tuesday night on state Route 231 in Stevens County was identified by the Washington State Patrol early this morning.
TUESDAY, NOV. 13, 2012, 10:34 P.M.
Hit-and-run kills pedestrian in Stevens County
A pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run collision tonight on state Route 231 in Stevens County.