Cedar City, UT (September 01, 2021) – A tractor-trailer carrying pipes overturned on Tuesday, August 31st losing its payload and critically injuring another driver.
At about 1:55 p.m., the tractor-trailer was driving westbound on State Route 56, away from Cedar City, when it overturned while taking a corner too quickly.
The large pipes on the tractor-trailer broke free during the accident and struck two other vehicles. The driver of one of the cars was critically injured. She was med flighted to an area hospital.
The driver of a second vehicle also sustained non-critical injuries. They were transported from the scene by ambulance.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Although there are a lot of different kinds of vehicle accidents that can result in injuries to the people involved, one detail the majority of them share is that the injuries endured by most collision victims will have a substantially negative influence on their lives.
When injuries from auto accidents are caused by the disregard of other drivers, victims need trustworthy legal guidance from a reliable car accident attorney in Cedar City. When a person is injured because of another driver’s neglect, they are legally allowed to recover financial remuneration from the negligent party in order to lessen the inevitable economic impact brought on by medical costs, missing wages, property damage, and many other losses.
In one year, Utah sees around 52,000 vehicle crashes, out of which about 22,000 cause their victims to deal with some kind of injury as well as the large medical bills that accompany their recovery.
Vehicle accidents are the main source of accidental deaths nationwide. Road collisions are also a preeminent cause of serious and catastrophic injuries to more than two million accident victims every year.
For most victims, the pain they encounter on an everyday basis is so intense that they are not able to return to work, worsening their already stressful financial burden.
Our Cedar City 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.
When a person is injured by another driver’s negligence, they are allowed to pursue financial recovery from the person responsible in order to reduce the inevitable economic hardships brought on by hospital bills, lost wages, property damage, and many other losses.
If you were injured in an accident because of another driver’s actions, contact our personal injury attorneys in Cedar City at (801) 350-3506. Ask to schedule a free case evaluation to see how we can help you.
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