Salt Lake City, UT – Injuries Follow Auto Accident On I-80 Near MM 46

Salt Lake City, UT (July 20, 2022) – Authorities in Tooele County were requested at the scene of a motor vehicle crash that occurred on Wednesday evening, leaving at least one person injured.

At around 10 p.m., on July 20, emergency crews were dispatched to a crash that occurred on Interstate 80. Reports from the Utah Department of Transportation so that a collision blocked multiple lanes and the right shoulder of the westbound side of Interstate 80 near mile marker 46. The crash caused extensive delays just five miles east of Knolls.

The crash resulted in injuries, and at least one person was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital, where they underwent medical treatment.

The crash is under investigation at this time by local authorities.

Our thoughts are with the victims who suffered injuries in this motor vehicle accident.

In Utah, drivers are required to have car insurance that meets at least the minimum responsibility established by law. This includes coverage in the amount of:

  • at least $25,000 per person and about $65,000 per accident total
  • a total of $3000 minimum for personal injury protection
  • a total of $15,000 in property damage liability per accident
  • a total of $25,000 per person and $65,000 per accident in UIM coverage
  • a total of $25,000 per person and up to $65,000 per accident for uninsured motorist coverage

When people are here as a result of motor vehicle accidents, they are able to pursue a personal injury case against the person at fault. Working with a car accident lawyer in Salt Lake City can help you achieve the best outcome for your lawsuit.

Our seasoned Salt Lake City personal injury attorneys at Jardine Law Offices P.C. have decades of experience helping people who have suffered injuries due to motor vehicle accidents get justice. Our lawyers can help you secure the compensation necessary to cover the costs resulting from your crash. We will fearlessly help you negotiate compensation to ensure the person who caused your injuries is held accountable.

You can reach out to our Utah personal injury law firm today by calling (801) 350-3506. Our team at Jardine Law Offices P.C. can schedule a consultation with you at your earliest convenience to get started on your case.

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