That's some horrible news... Anyone we know?BELLEVUE, Wash. - An 18-year-old Renton man was arrested on suspicion of vehicular homicide after his friend was killed in a fiery crash in Bellevue on Wednesday afternoon. Police suspect the two were racing on Coal Creek Parkway when the crash occurred.
Police said one person was driving a red BMW and the other was driving a Scion when the BMW spun out of control and sideswiped a Subaru. It was then t-boned by a VW bug. The BMW burst into flames.
Witnesses to the accident tried to pull the driver of the BMW out of the car, but they couldn’t get the door open and the flames were growing more intense. They could not save him.
The driver died at the scene. It was not known if he was killed in the crash or the fire.
The 18-year-old driver of the Scion continued driving, but then returned to the accident scene, where he was arrested when police suspected he and the friend had been street-racing.
The drivers of the Subaru and the VW were taken to a hospital, but neither was seriously injured.
Traffic was being diverted around the area and Coal Creek Parkway was expected to be closed until at least 7 p.m. during the investigaiton.[/b]
I have to agree with speedtc.. Its a sad thing that happened but a small price to pay for being stupid..Originally posted by SpeeedTc@Jan 26 2006, 09:34 PM
Wow thats terrible. i feel sorry for them
But thats the price they pay for being ignorent and not saving it for the track.