UPDATE: ‘Rescue extrication’ response in Highland Park

5:14 PM: Seattle Fire is sending a “rescue extrication” response to the 7700 block of 11th SW [map]. The report is of an overturned car with one person inside. Updates to come.

5:16 PM: First unit arriving reports a driver hit a tree.

5:40 PM: Added a photo. (update) We’re told the driver is being taken to the hospital via private ambulance, indicating his injuries are not life-threatening. There was a second person in the car, our crew was told, who declined medical treatment.

1 Reply to "UPDATE: 'Rescue extrication' response in Highland Park"

  • 1994 October 28, 2021 (8:38 pm)

    Whew! Thank goodness the tree stopped the car otherwise it might have flipped over or hit the structure behind the tree. Hope the driver and passenger are OK.

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