1 Dies in Fife Pedestrian Accident on 5 Freeway near 54th Avenue
Fife, Washington (April 24, 2023) – Authorities are investigating a fatal pedestrian accident that happened in Fife on Monday morning.
According to the Washington State Patrol, the accident happened on the southbound Interstate 5 Freeway near 54th Avenue East.
The circumstances surrounding the collision were not immediately established.
Authorities say one person was killed in the accident, but the identity of the victim was not disclosed.
Additional information about the accident was not provided.
An investigation into the accident is underway.
🚨Fatality #collision involving a pedestrian on southbound I-5 at 54th Avenue E in @fife_washington
Troopers and @wsdot_tacoma at the scene. All southbound lanes are blocked 🚧 Traffic diverted to 54th Ave E. pic.twitter.com/rCsmY7ZeyK
— Trooper Robert Reyer (@wspd1pio) April 24, 2023