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Skateboarder hit by car, seriously hurt

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SEATTLE — A skateboarder was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after he was hit by a car around 8:00 Friday night.

spd3Seattle police said the crash happened on NE 50th Street near 7th Avenue. They said the 20-year-old skateboarder suffered serious head trauma.

The driver and his two passengers were not hurt.

According to police, drugs or alcohol did not appear to be a factor.

Detectives are still investigating the crash. They have not yet determined who was at fault.

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