Reposting to correct street name to Olympic Avenue
An 87-year-old Edmonds man is being investigated for vehicular assault and suspected DUI after he allegedly struck a 39-year-old Edmonds man in a crosswalk on Olympic Avenue at Main Street early Friday evening.
According to Edmonds police spokesperson Sgt. Shane Hawley, the victim suffered “numerous broken bones” and was transported to Harborview Medical Center.
The incident took place at 5:30 p.m. as the victim was crossing Olympic Avenue. The driver was headed eastbound on Main Street and took a left onto Olympic, striking the victim.
The driver was arrested at the scene. The roadway was closed until approximately 11:15 p.m., Hawley said.