Late Wednesday afternoon Everett Police provided the following update…
The Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office completed the examination of the juvenile passenger who died during a traffic collision on October 30, 2012 and confirmed his identity as Josiah A. Alves, 7 years-old, of Everett, WA. The cause of death is from blunt force injuries to the head.
The driver of the black BMW, a 30 year-old Everett man, has been released from the hospital and investigators say he is the legal guardian of Alves.
The driver of the minivan is a 75 year-old Marysville woman and her condition is currently unknown.
Physical evidence from the incident has been collected and is currently being processed. No charges have been made in this case and detectives continue to investigate the cause of the collision.