Road worker struck by car in Everett; driver arrested

EVERETT — A worker at a Highway 99 construction project at south Everett was hit by a car about 1:30 a.m. Friday and the driver was arrested.

The Washington State Patrol says injuries to the worker appear minor, but she was taken to a hospital as a precaution. The woman driving the car is suspected of drunken driving.

KIRO reports the construction project is marked with orange barrels, flashing lights and flaggers.

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