Salt Lake City, UT (May 1, 2022) – Authorities in the Salt Lake City area were requested on-site at a collision that sent at least one person to a local hospital with injuries. Just after 5 p.m., on May 1, the Utah Department of Transportation reported that a collision occurred on Westbound Interstate 215.
Reports from UDOT indicate that a collision blocked the right lane of the roadway just south of mile marker 11 by 500 West.
The incident prompted the police and firefighters to close off a portion of the roadway as they worked to clear the scene.
Medical personnel rendered aid to victims and transported those in need of further care to area hospitals.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident, their families, and everyone else who was affected.
Car Accidents in Utah
Every year, thousands of people are involved in car accidents throughout the state of Utah. In Salt Lake City, we see numerous people forced to endure the mental and physical challenges of being injured in collisions. More often than not, people are forced to go through extensive medical treatment as a result of accidents caused by the negligent actions of drivers sharing the road.
We are seeing more people texting while driving, getting behind the wheel of their cars impaired, and engaging in other reckless actions that lead to life-altering accidents. When victims are harmed in car accidents as a result of other drivers’ negligence, it is crucial that they reach out to a car accident attorney in Salt Lake City as soon as possible. Those harmed may be entitled to compensation to cover the costs of medical treatment and various other expenses moving forward.
Salt Lake City Personal injury Lawyers
Salt Lake City personal injury attorneys at Jardine Law have extensive experience helping victims recover from their accidents. We understand the challenges that victims and their families face in the aftermath of a motor vehicle accident. It is nearly impossible to prepare for what you go through after one of these traumatic incidents. The mental, physical, and financial strains and difficulties make moving forward difficult. For this reason, our team strives to help accident victims collect the maximum amount of compensation available to them from those at fault.
Our team provides effective and responsive legal representation to ensure our clients are able to obtain the settlements they need to help victims reach their goals and move forward with their recovery. If you were injured in a motor vehicle accident, as a result of another driver’s negligent actions, contact our Utah personal injury attorneys at (801) 350-3506 to schedule a free case review with our team to discuss legal options available for you.
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