17-year-old Tukwila girl dies in jump from I-5 overpass in Seattle

A 17-year-old Tukwila girl died early Saturday morning after she jumped from the Northeast 145th Street overpass of Interstate 5 in north Seattle and was struck by multiple vehicles, according to the Washington State Patrol.

The girl’s name was not immediately released, pending notification of her family by the King County Medical Examiner’s Office. Her manner and cause of death will be determined in an autopsy.

She was hit by one semi-truck and two vehicles, which all left the scene, according to the patrol. The incident is  under investigation.

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