Motorcyclist dies in Tukwila accident last Friday night

  • Monday, October 2, 2017 1:26pm
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A 35-year-old Kirkland man died late Friday in a motorcycle accident in Tukwila.

Thomas Hutchinson was driving a 2005 Suzuki VS1400 motorcycle northbound on State Route 599 just north of Interurban Avenue at about 10:50 p.m. when he struck the guardrail ejecting him from the vehicle, according to the Washington State Patrol.

Hutchinson landed in the roadway and his motorcycle came to rest on the right shoulder. A 2007 Cadillac Escalade hit Hutchinson, the patrol reported.

Hutchinson was pronounced dead at the scene. The 33-year-old driver diver of the Escalade and her three passengers were not injured.

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