Brier man dies of injuries from skateboard accident

MOUNTLAKE TERRACE — A 19-year-old Brier man who was hurt Aug. 30 in a skateboarding accident in Mountlake Terrace has died from his injuries.

Daniel J. Ecklund died Sept. 7 at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, according to the King County Medical Examiner’s Office.

Ecklund was riding a “longboard,” a type of skateboard, when he reportedly did not stop at a stop sign at the intersection of 39th Avenue W and 225th Place SW, according to the Mountlake Terrace police department.

Ecklund collided with a utility trailer being towed by a truck. The truck driver is not expected to be cited, according to police.

More in Local News

Turkey talk: Kindergartners explain the Thanksgiving holiday

Our annual pilgrimage led us this year to Pathfinder Kindergarten Center in Everett.

Police locate suspect in Snohomish River after he fled

They used a thermal-imaging camera to locate the man in the water near Dagmars Marina.

Electrical fire on roof of Marysville school extinguished

There was no apparent structural damage to Cascade Elementary School.

As police closed in, 2 heavily armed pot-shop robbers fled

Cops surrounded the place in Mountlake Terrace. The suspects were tracked by dogs and apprehended nearby.

Hiker rescued on Boulder River trail after 15-foot fall

She was reported to have possible leg and rib fractures.

Alleged philanderer attacked with hammer near Everett

His girlfriend had accused him of cheating and allegedly called on another man to confront him.

State waging war with tenacious ivy, an invasive ‘bully’

The public is being asked to help with a study by collecting and sending in samples.

Front Porch

EVENTS Holiday lights parade in Monroe Monroe will host a Holiday Lights… Continue reading

Most Read