American Fork, UT (July 12, 2021) – A car accident that injured at least one victim took place on Sunday, July 12th in the northbound lanes of Interstate 15 at the exit for 500 East in American Fork.
Police and first response teams were called to the area at about 5:30 p.m.
Although only a few details about the crash have been released, it was confirmed that first responders reported to the scene to aid any injured victims. No names or current medical conditions are known.
Additional details concerning the crash are not being released since law enforcement officers are still looking into this accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Traffic accidents are one of the major causes of accidental fatalities nationwide. Road collisions are also a preeminent cause of severe and catastrophic injuries to more than two million accident victims each year.
In a typical year, the state of Utah experiences nearly 52,000 car accidents, out of which around 22,000 force their victims to endure some degree of injury as well as the extraordinary medical costs that come with their rehabilitation.
When injuries are sustained in car crashes due to the carelessness of other motorists, those victims need reliable legal guidance from a trusted car accident attorney in Salt Lake City. When a person is injured due to another driver’s negligence, they are legally allowed to recover financial remuneration from the responsible party in order to reduce the inevitable economic hardships brought on by hospital bills, lost wages, property damage, and many other losses.
At Jardine Law Offices P. C., our Utah personal injury attorneys make certain that our clients receive justice. We do everything we can so that our clients receive the maximum amount of compensation possible for their claims. If you were injured in an accident because of another driver’s actions, talk to our Utah personal injury attorneys at (801) 350-3506 to schedule a free case evaluation to see how we can help you.
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