Detectives are investigating after a driver struck and seriously injured a woman in Belltown Monday morning.
The 55-year-old woman was struck while crossing the street at 5 Ave and Wall St at 7:30 this morning. Medics rushed the woman to Harborview Medical Center, where she is currently undergoing treatment for life-threatening injuries.
Officers spoke to the male driver at the scene and found no signs of impairment. Officers released the driver from the scene, pending further investigation.
Traffic collision detectives are investigating the incident and working to determine the cause of the crash.