Bluffdale, UT (May 18, 2021) – At least one person received crash-related injuries following a vehicle collision on Bangerter Highway on Monday, May 17th.
According to officials from Salt Lake County, the collision took place in the westbound lanes of Bangerter Highway in the area of 2700 West at about 6:00 p.m. and resulted in lane closures that caused traffic to back up all the way to Redwood Road.
Emergency medical services physically assessed those involved in the collision and rendered the appropriate medical treatment or transportation to the injured victims.
Emergency responders worked with crash investigators to shut down the immediate area in order to investigate the cause of the collision and to clear vehicle debris from the highway.
At this time, investigations surrounding the accident are ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Vehicle collisions happen on Utah’s highways and roadways every single day of the year. In 2018, more than 62,000 car accidents took place across the state. Of all traffic accidents recorded in that year, more than 230 of them proved fatal and cost more than 260 victims their lives. More than 25,600 additional victims suffered from some type of accident-related injury.
When victims are injured in accidents caused by the negligence of other drivers, it is crucial that they seek legal guidance from a skilled and knowledgeable car accident attorney in Salt Lake City as soon as possible. When victims are harmed in collisions, through no fault of their own, they are often able to obtain compensation from wrongdoers to alleviate the financial costs they face for medical treatment, lost wages, property repairs, and a variety of other economic and non-economic damages.
At Jardine Law Offices P. C., our Utah personal injury attorneys fight aggressively to ensure our clients get the justice they rightfully deserve. Our skilled and knowledgeable attorneys review the circumstances surrounding each of our client’s cases to determine the most appropriate course of action. We put together solid legal claims that we leverage against defendants while demanding full and fair compensation for victims.
Our team pays keen attention to detail and we strive to do everything in our power to get our clients the maximum amount of compensation available for their claims so they can move forward in the best position possible to reach their goals in recovery. If you have been injured in a car accident as a result of another person’s actions, contact 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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