Fatality Collision Investigation in South Seattle, Suspect Arrested

Two folks have been killed early this morning when an 18-year-old male, driving a stolen car, collided with a sedan at Martin Luther King Jr. Means South and South Holly Avenue. The suspect was arrested.

Simply earlier than three:00 AM on Friday, South Precinct officers have been within the 4300 block of South Othello Avenue once they noticed a purple Nissan Pathfinder drive previous them westbound on Othello. The car was listed as a stolen car. The motive force of the Pathfinder drove northbound on Martin Luther King Jr. Means South at a excessive price of velocity the place it drove via a purple gentle and collided with a Toyota Camry turning eastbound on South Holly Avenue. Officers witnessed the collision and instantly responded to start life-saving measures. The motive force of the stolen Nissan sustained minor accidents and was taken into custody.

Seattle Hearth responded and pronounced the grownup feminine passenger within the Camry lifeless on the scene. The grownup male driver of the Camry was transported to Harborview Medical Heart with life-threatening accidents, the place he later died.

An grownup feminine passenger within the Nissan sustained substantial accidents and was transported to Harborview.

Visitors Collision Investigation Squad (TCIS) detectives responded and started their investigation. The 18-year-old driver was evaluated on the scene and a blood pattern was obtained by way of a warrant. The suspect was later booked into the King County Jail for 2 counts of investigation of vehicular murder and possession of a stolen car.

This stays an lively and on-going TCIS investigation. The roads have since reopened.