Two injured after pedestrian, vehicle accident Monday morning

Around 8 a.m. Monday officers responded to reports of a vehicle and pedestrian accident near Benson Hill Elementary School at the intersection of Southeast 184th Street and 116th Avenue Southeast.

The accident left one child in critical condition and an adult in serious condition.

When Renton police officers arrived on scene, they found the vehicle had hit two pedestrians while turning the corner at the intersection, a media release stated.

According to the release, initial reports indicate the vehicle stopped at the intersection and then proceeded forward past the intersection to round the corner and then struck the pedestrians.

Renton fire responded to treat and transport the patients to Harborview Medical Center. At the time of the release, the patients remain at the hospital for treatment.

Renton police are asking if you have any information or questions about the incident, contact Det. Clarence Tolliver at 425-430-7529 or by email at ctolliver@rentonwa.gov.

More in News

Photo by Haley Ausbun
                                Discussion and solutions between police and community relationships were the topic of the Unity Forum hosted by Renton African American Pastor Group, City of Renton and Renton Police Department.
Unity Forum seeks to create honest dialogues between community youth and police

Renton Police Department and the Renton African American Pastoral Group (RAAP) continued… Continue reading

Lakeside’s site plan for the proposed asphalt plant. Submitted photo from Lakeside Industries.
Proposed asphalt plant could become real

Lakeside Industries submitted its application to King County last week to move its Covington asphalt plant to Unincorporated Maple Valley.

King County approves gun warning sign requirement

Warning signs must be posted in all King County gun stores and firing ranges.

REACH offers free meal Thanksgiving Day, and more community news…

KCLS launches new podcast The King County Library System announced Nov. 7… Continue reading

Washington’s election security remains strong as 2018 General Election vote count approaches record

The following from the Washington Secretary of State’s office: Ongoing county ballot… Continue reading

Joe Fain and Mona Das. FILE PHOTOS
Fain concedes election to Das in race for state Senate seat | UPDATE

Auburn Republican falls 548 votes behind the Democratic challenger from Covington in latest count

Grandfather shoots grandson, police believe it was self defense

The family present said the son was a “common source of domestic violence to everyone in the house.”

Seven horses perish in Kent barn fire

Renton RFA arrived to a barn “fully engulfed in flames.”

Voters return their ballots on election day, Tuesday, Nov. 6 at the King County Elections Office in Renton. Photo by Haley Ausbun
Friday evening results from the November General Election

Currently 19,000 ballots remain to be counted. Counting will resume Monday, Nov. 12.

Most Read