Close X

Blog

Drunk driver strikes 2 Seattle Detectives

Posted by Unknown | Mar 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Friday morning, two Seattle Police detectives were injured in a car accident with a drunk driver. The detectives, who are part of the SPD gang unit, were in an unmarked patrol car at the time of the accident.

The drunk driver, a 42-year-old woman, was operating a Volkswagon Beetle around 2 a.m. when she slammed directly into the unmarked patrol car. The woman was driving on 1st Avenue when she t-boned the car with the two detectives inside. The detectives were able to call in their own accident, but ended up in neck braces when paramedics arrived.

The driver that caused the accident was not injured in the collision. She was arrested and charged with driving under the influence. Police officers that responded to the accident shut down the intersection at 1st Avenue and Seneca Street in order to conduct an investigation into the crash.

If you have been charged with driving under the influence, it is important that you are represented by experienced legal professionals. Please contact the DUI defense lawyers of the Cowan, Kirk & Gaston Law Firm by calling 866-822-1230 today to discuss your case.

About the Author

Comments

There are no comments for this post. Be the first and Add your Comment below.

Leave a Comment

Cowan Kirk Kattenhorn

Ckk_bw_logo-black

Cowan Kirk Kattenhorn is known throughout Washington and the nation for representing all of its clients with commitment, creativity and compassion. We recognize how devastating a DUI charge can be, particularly when our clients learn how incredibly tough Washington's DUI laws have become, even for a first-time offender.

Contact Us

If you need a DUI defense attorney in Seattle, Bellevue, or King County, contact us today to find out why respect for our clients, a passion for justice, and our commitment to winning have earned each of us the highest honor a member of the bar can receive from our colleagues – their referrals.