The crash comes as the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports pedestrian and bicyclist deaths have doubled statewide in recent years.

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Seattle police say a pedestrian was struck and killed by a driver in the Interbay neighborhood on Wednesday morning.

A northbound and southbound lane are closed at 15th Avenue West at West Armory Way, police said in a tweet.

The crash comes just as the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports pedestrian and bicyclist deaths have doubled statewide in recent years.