Driver Hits Pedestrian Crossing Bellevue Street

BELLEVUE, WA — An elderly man using a crosswalk was injured Friday when a driver struck him in a Northeast Bellevue. Police said the man was crossing near 156th Avenue Northeast and Northup Way when the vehicle hit him, shortly before 1:30 p.m.

A preliminary investigation revealed no signs of impairment with the driver, police said. Officers at the scene launched a drone to map out the crash scene but asked drivers to avoid the intersection until it was reopened.

Information about the injured man’s condition was not immediately available.

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Source: Bellevue Patch