Wednesday evening, November 12, 2014, around 6:30PM, Snoqualmie Police, Fire and Aid responded to an accident at the intersection of Snoqualmie Parkway and Douglas Ave. Numerous residents reported the heavy emergency response for what appeared to be a serious situation.
A witness to the accident scene reported seeing one injured person lying in the grassy median and a car stopped with its hazard lights flashing in the left lane, while the (presumed) driver tried to assist the injured person. The witness said the person appeared to be in a lot of pain with a possible leg injury.
Emergency crews arrived on the scene minutes later and helped control traffic around the scene. Another witness said by 7PM, EMT’s had the injured person on a stretcher and were preparing to move him/her into a waiting ambulance.
Snoqualmie Police Captain, Nick Almquist, said the accident occurred between a car and motorcycle at the busy intersection that sits adjacent to the Snoqualmie Police Department.
Almquist said the motorcycle driver suffered a leg injury, but described it as “nothing too serious.” The accident scene was cleared within about an hour.