UPDATE: 28-year-old man killed in Burien crash
Police say the driver, identified as Joshua Luke Ellis, 28, was speeding near the intersection of SW 130th street and 2nd Ave SW at 12:30 a.m. Thursday. He lost control of the Acura and smashed into a parked vehicle and then shattered a power pole.
The violent collision sent the car rolling and Ellis was thrown from the vehicle and killed. Police are assuming the driver was not wearing a safety belt.
Some residents say drivers speed through the quiet residential area a lot.