South Sound News

Fatal hit-and-run collision in Tacoma

A two-car collision in Tacoma left a driver dead on Saturday, according to the Washington State Patrol.

At around 3 p.m. the two cars collided on State Route 7 at 143rd Street South in Tacoma.

One driver was transported to a hospital with life-threatening injuries, and later died.

SR-7 was fully blocked in both directions as troopers, WSDOT, deputies with the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office and Central Pierce Fire and Rescue investigate the incident.