Six injured in two-vehicle accident on Juanita Drive

Just after 6 p.m. on December 14, 2013, Kirkland Police and Fire responded to the 13800 block of Juanita Drive on a report of an injury vehicle collision. A vehicle traveling southbound on Juanita Drive crossed the centerline and collided with a northbound vehicle occupied by five females. The female driver of the southbound vehicle was ejected from her vehicle and transported to Harborview Hospital with a possible brain injury but is expected to survive. The five females in the northbound vehicle were all part of a bridal party and were taken to Evergreen Hospital with possible broken bones and non-life threatening injuries. The collision is being investigated as possibly DUI related. The Kirkland Police Department’s Traffic Unit responded to the scene and will be conducting the investigation. For more information about the investigation, please contact Corporal Lapaki Zablan with the Kirkland Police Department Traffic Unit at 425-587-5344 or lzablan@kirklandwa.gov