Captain Monica Alexander
Government and Media Relations
(360) 596-4010 – office
(360) 596-4015 – fax
*** For Immediate Release***
WSP Detectives Seeking Assistance With A Fatal Hit and Run
King County -- At approximately 3:55am on April 16, 2017, the Washington State Patrol (WSP) responded to a car verses pedestrian collision, SB SR 167 to WB SR 18. Christopher W. Stanley, a 39 year old male from Tacoma, was walking on the shoulder with a friend on his way to get gas when a vehicle drove onto the shoulder striking and killing him.
Due to witness information and evidence discovered at the scene the running vehicle was identified as a white, 2006, Ford Crown Victoria. This vehicle will have a missing front bumper, a broken windshield and a missing driver's side mirror.
WSP detectives are seeking any information on the location of this vehicle and any other information pertaining to this tragic incident. If located, DO NOT approach ! Call 9~1~1 and advise the dispatcher you have located the vehicle the Washington State Patrol is seeking.