Scene in Edmonds: It’s ‘all aboard’ for Seahawks fans at Sounder station

tn_DSC_9758 tn_DSC_9765 tn_DSC_9767 tn_DSC_9771 tn_DSC_9716 tn_DSC_9724 tn_DSC_9726 tn_DSC_9753 tn_DSC_9773Our own Larry Vogel was at the Edmonds Sounder train station Wednesday morning to capture the excitement of Seahawks fans who crowded into the Sounder train for its trip to downtown Seattle, where many are attending the Seahawks victory parade starting at 11 a.m.

Vogel’s report:

“There were more than 300 people on the platform when I got there at 7:30 a.m. I spoke with one fan who said she’d been there since 6:30 and two full trains had already passed by. I spoke with the Sound Transit security officer, who told me that the 7:41…the last southbound train of the day…was already full and wouldn’t be able to pick up anyone in Edmonds. Despite this, when the train pulled up the fans already on the train just crowded in as tightly as they could to let the Edmonds fans on. It took a few minutes to squeeze everyone in, and while the Edmonds fans were pushing their way into the train, Sound Transit announced over the PA system that there would be extra buses. But miraculously, everyone got on the train!”

Have photos of yourself and/or your family at the Seahawks parade? Email them to teresa@myedmondsnews.com

 

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  1. Nice shots, Larry! It was a great day to be a Seahawk Fan! We did it! Great parade today!

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