ambaum blvd. sw Section

Fatal accident kills woman at SW 128th and Ambaum Saturday afternoon

Fatal accident kills woman at SW 128th and Ambaum Saturday afternoon

A fatal accident killed a woman at the intersection of SW 128th Street and Ambaum Blvd. SW (map below) just before 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 21. Police say that a van – driven by the female victim –... [Read more]

Car hits pedestrian in Burien Tuesday morning; victim sent to Harborview

Car hits pedestrian in Burien Tuesday morning; victim sent to Harborview

Photos courtesy Cynthia Alcaraz The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that just before 6 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 24, a pedestrian was hit by a car in the 13800 block of Ambaum Blvd. SW... [Read more]

CONSTRUCTION ALERT: Part of Ambaum closed due to emergency repair

CONSTRUCTION ALERT: Part of Ambaum closed due to emergency repair

The City of Burien and Water District #49 announced Wednesday (Aug. 10) that Ambaum Blvd. SW will be closed between SW 153rd and SW 154th Strets due to an emergency water main repair/replacement project. The... [Read more]

Driver arrested after running from scene of fatal crash on Ambaum Blvd. SW

Driver arrested after running from scene of fatal crash on Ambaum Blvd. SW

Photos courtesy King County Sheriff’s Office The driver of a car that slammed into a jersey barrier – and killed a passenger – on Ambaum Blvd. SW near SW 119th Street was arrested after running... [Read more]

Man, Woman robbed of cell phone on Ambaum Blvd. SW in Burien Wednesday

Man, Woman robbed of cell phone on Ambaum Blvd. SW in Burien Wednesday

Police say that on Wednesday (Jan. 14) afternoon around 2:15 p.m., a male and a female (both adults) assaulted a male and female (both adults), and stole a cell phone from one of them on Ambaum Blvd.... [Read more]

High-speed chase, rollover crash closes Ambaum Blvd. SW Sunday night

High-speed chase, rollover crash closes Ambaum Blvd. SW Sunday night

A man wanted for domestic violence led Burien Police on a high-speed chase Sunday night (Dec. 14) before crashing and rolling his car at the big curve at the south end of Ambaum Blvd. SW near SW 156th. It... [Read more]

Fatal crash at Ambaum & SW 154th in Burien Friday evening; DUI suspected

Fatal crash at Ambaum & SW 154th in Burien Friday evening; DUI suspected

Friday evening (Nov. 21) just after 5 p.m., there was a terrible, fatal 2-car crash on Ambaum Blvd. SW at SW 154th Street, according to the Burien Police Department. The crash happened in front of –... [Read more]

Accident at SW 136th and Ambaum closes intersection Thursday

Accident at SW 136th and Ambaum closes intersection Thursday

This SUV belonging to the Burien Police Department was involved in the crash. An accident has closed the intersection of SW 136th and Ambaum Blvd. SW – in all directions – Thursday afternoon (March... [Read more]

Pedestrian hit by vehicle on Ambaum Blvd. SW at SW 122nd Wednesday

Pedestrian hit by vehicle on Ambaum Blvd. SW at SW 122nd Wednesday

A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle Wednesday (March 12) around 2:42 p.m. on Ambaum Blvd. SW at SW 122nd Street, according to Detective Bryan Howard of the Burien Police Department. Howard told The B-Town... [Read more]

Drug treatment van to remain on Ambaum Blvd. SW at SW 134th

Drug treatment van to remain on Ambaum Blvd. SW at SW 134th

by Jack Mayne That van than many noticed and wondered what it was doing parked on Ambaum Blvd. SW near SW 134th weekday mornings is a place where people with opioid drug dependence must visit six days... [Read more]

Head-on accident injures 2, closes down Ambaum Friday night

Head-on accident injures 2, closes down Ambaum Friday night

A head-on, two vehicle collision happened at the intersection of SW 122nd and Ambuam Blvd. SW in Burien Friday afternoon, injuring two and blocking the street for several hours, according to the King County Sheriff’s Office…

Crash sends bus into building Sunday, injuring 3; here’s an eyewitness account

Crash sends bus into building Sunday, injuring 3; here’s an eyewitness account

An accident between a charter bus and an SUV resulted in three injuries as well as the bus crashing into a building near the intersection of Ambaum Blvd. SW and SW 136th in Burien Sunday night…

Two-car collision results in DUI and Hit & Run charges for Burien woman

Two-car collision results in DUI and Hit & Run charges for Burien woman

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a two-car car collision Wednesday (July 10) just before 6 p.m. resulted in an 18-year old Burien woman being arrested for DUI and hit and run. The... [Read more]

Planned Ambaum Blvd. Power Outage for Monday Night Cancelled Due to Weather

Planned Ambaum Blvd. Power Outage for Monday Night Cancelled Due to Weather

Seattle City Light is reporting that its planned power outage for Ambaum Blvd. customers, originally scheduled to start tonight – Monday, Jan. 14 at 9 p.m. – is being cancelled due to inclement weather... [Read more]

Sunday Morning Crash on Ambaum Critically Injures Man and Woman

Sunday Morning Crash on Ambaum Critically Injures Man and Woman

A car crash that happened last Sunday (Nov. 4) at 9 a.m. at SW 120th and Ambaum Blvd. SW sent a man and woman to the hospital with critical injuries. Police report that a green Ford Ranger was northbound... [Read more]

If You Were Wondering What the Police Action was Tuesday, Here’s an Update

If You Were Wondering What the Police Action was Tuesday, Here’s an Update

If you were wondering what the police action was in Burien Tuesday afternoon (Oct. 30), the King County Sheriff’s Office says that their Metro Deputies attempted to stop two suspicious subjects around... [Read more]

City Light Holding Meeting for Ambaum Blvd. SW Customers Tonight

City Light Holding Meeting for Ambaum Blvd. SW Customers Tonight

Seattle City Light is hosting a community meeting for affected Ambaum Boulevard SW customers this evening – Tuesday Oct. 30. The meeting will take place from 7– 8 pm at Mount View Elementary School,... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Workers Pave Ambaum Friday Night For Smooth Weekend Driving

PHOTOS: Workers Pave Ambaum Friday Night For Smooth Weekend Driving

As we were out and about cruising around B-Town on our bikes for the Tour de Friends Fundraiser for Para Los Niños (we were Sponsors) Friday night, we couldn’t help but notice construction workers... [Read more]

City Releases Paving Schedule For Ambaum Work (Pending Rain Of Course)

City Releases Paving Schedule For Ambaum Work (Pending Rain Of Course)

The City of Burien on Tuesday (May 31st) released its updated Paving Schedule for asphalt laying on Ambaum Blvd. SW, with the caveat being that it may not follow the schedule if it rains again (which it... [Read more]

UPDATE: Photos Of Sinkhole Big Enough To ‘Fit Volkswagen Or 2’ In Burien

UPDATE: Photos Of Sinkhole Big Enough To ‘Fit Volkswagen Or 2’ In Burien

Construction workers grinding Ambaum Blvd. SW Tuesday night (May 17th) apparently uncovered a sinkhole “that would fit a Volkswagen or two” where the street intersects with SW 152nd Street…

Have You Been Busted By The New Speed Radar Detectors On Ambaum Yet?

Have You Been Busted By The New Speed Radar Detectors On Ambaum Yet?

Got speed? And if so, have you been ‘busted’ yet by the four brand new, solar-powered speed detectors recently installed on Ambaum Blvd. SW in Burien? “The solar-powered speed detectors... [Read more]

PHOTO: Asphalt Paving Begins On Ambaum. What A Flippin’ Difference!

PHOTO: Asphalt Paving Begins On Ambaum. What A Flippin’ Difference!

Asphalt paving has finally flippin’ begun on Ambaum Blvd. SW, with the first layers added to a section between SW 126th and SW 112th on Monday and Tuesday this week (May 9 & 10)…

An Update On Just When The Flip Ambaum Might Flippin’ Be Smooth Again

An Update On Just When The Flip Ambaum Might Flippin’ Be Smooth Again

Several BTB Readers, as well as Publisher/Editor Scott Schaefer, have been wondering ‘just when the flip is Ambaum Blvd. going to finally get flippin’ paved?’ The poor B-Town Blogmobile has suffered…

Noisy Nighttime Road Work To Continue On Ambaum Through Next Week

Noisy Nighttime Road Work To Continue On Ambaum Through Next Week

The City of Burien wants to remind residents and businesses along Ambaum Blvd SW that they can expect to continue to be disrupted through next week as noisy grinding and repair work continues – with... [Read more]