Snohomish County Multiple Agency Response Team
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 7, 2015
Contact: Aaron Snell, Everett Police Department, Community Information Officer, 425-508-8854
Pursuit Ends in Single Collision, Fatality
SNOHOMISH, Wash. - A pursuit of a stolen vehicle ended in a single car collision at the intersection of SR9 and Cathcart Way in which the driver died at the scene. The incident began earlier when a vehicle was reported stolen at around 9 p.m. from the 14600 block of 58th Dr SE in unincorporated Everett. Responding deputies from the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office located the vehicle traveling eastbound on Cathcart Way. Sheriff’s deputies and a Mill Creek police officer pursued the vehicle, which travelled across SR9 and off the roadway. The vehicle caught fire and, despite attempts to rescue the driver, he died at the scene. There were no other occupants in the vehicle.
The incident will be investigated by the Snohomish County Multiple Agency Response Team.
Information about the involved officers and vehicle are pending.
Additional information will be provided as it becomes available.