A girl was killed, and a second girl was critically injured throughout Monday’s wind storm when a tree fell on a automotive in Renton. (Photo: KOMO News)
RENTON, Wash. — A girl was killed and one other girl was severely injured throughout Monday’s wind storm when a tree fell on a automotive close to Renton.
A younger lady was at the back of the automotive however suffered solely minor accidents.
Neighbors who heard the crash alongside Southeast 179th Street helped rescue her till first responders arrived on the scene. The driver, who was in her 30s, was killed.
“Some neighbors had heard it, run out, saw the accident, and had taken the small child that was in the back seat out of the car and she was alert and conscious and talking with deputies,” mentioned Sgt. Jason Houck, King County Sheriff’s Office
“There was a big snap and then sirens started coming,” mentioned Mari Wilkins, who lives close by. “Life is just precious. You just never know what’s gonna happen.”
Deputies advised KOMO News they consider the lady is expounded to one of many girl within the entrance seat. It seems they could reside within the neighborhood, deputies mentioned.
“You think kids and possibly parents in that car. Yeah, it is a pretty horrible situation,” Houck mentioned.