Update: 24-year-old Karsten G. Morgan is awake and talking to family and friends in the critical care unit at Providence St. Peter Hospital.
From a previous story:
A 24-year-old man who was struck by a car Wednesday night was in a coma Thursday at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, according to Olympia Police.
Olympia Police Sgt. Paul Johnson identified the pedestrian as Karsten G. Morgan. Morgan was crossing the street and was struck in the 3600 block of Pacific Avenue about 7 p.m. The crash is under investigation, Johnson said. Anyone with information is asked to call Olympia police officers Bryan Wyllie or Rob Beckwell at 360-753-8300.