Our Traffic Unit is looking for information regarding a truck vs. skateboarder hit and run collision. The skateboarder suffered minor injuries, cuts and abrasions.
On April 21st, 2016 at around 7:15AM an 18 year old WHS student was on his way to school riding a skateboard when he was struck by a dark colored pick-up truck in the 4700 block of 244 ST SE (also known as NE 205th). The student was on the north side of 244 ST SE traveling east when he was struck by a pick-up truck traveling westbound. The driver is described as a W/M, 40-50 years old, wearing a blue shirt with 2 reflective stripes on it (similar to a construction style safety shirt).
We are looking for anyone who may have witnessed the collision. If you have any information regarding this incident, please contact Officer Darren Timpe 425-487-5543 or email firstname.lastname@example.org – Reference case #16-9638.