Seattle Pedestrian-car crash death of Clifford Jones – Obituary
The man fatally hit after an officer, Michael L. Smith, lost control of his car in Seattle’s Interbay district on Saturday night has been identified as Clifford Jones. The incident happened on Saturday, April 23, 2022.
Clifford Jones, 65, died as a result of several blunt force injuries, according to the King County Medical Examiner’s Office.
According to the statement, Michael L. Smith, 33, smelled of alcohol, slurred his speech, and had bloodshot eyes.
According to the probable cause statement, a car heading north at high speed drove onto the sidewalk before launching over a berm. Jones was flung over the embankment as a result of the force of the incident, according to the report.
Jones was pronounced dead at the scene. According to the statement, one witness thought the car was traveling at 90 mph.