WSP searching for driver in hit-and-run fatal crash involving a pedestrian

Jun 20, 2024, 12:56 PM

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WSP troopers resond to a hit-and-run fatal crash involving a pedestrian. (Photo courtesy of WSP Trooper John Datillo via X)

(Photo courtesy of WSP Trooper John Datillo via X)

The Washington State Patrol (WSP) is looking for a driver who hit and killed a pedestrian on State Route 7 heading north in Spanaway.

WSP Trooper John Dattilo posted on X that the crash happened shortly before 9 p.m. Wednesday night near 204th Street East. The pedestrian was walking on the right shoulder when hit from behind. The suspect driver drove off, possibly in a white sedan.

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The victim has not been identified. People with any information are asked to call WSP.

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This is a developing story, check back for updates

Contributing: Frank Sumrall, MyNorthwest

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