Heber City, UT (July 04, 2021) – US Highway 40 was shut down in both directions following a car accident with multiple injuries by the turnoff for the Strawberry Reservoir Visitors Center on Sunday, July 4th in Heber City.
Troopers from the Utah Highway Patrol were on the scene to investigate the cause of the crash.
Reports indicated that multiple people were injured, although the extent of their injuries is unknown.
Eyewitnesses described seeing medical helicopters and ambulances arriving on the scene.
No additional details are immediately available.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
During the course of an average year, Utah observes approximately 52,000 automobile accidents. Nearly 22,000 of these, almost half, end with victims enduring some degree of injury along with the significant medical expenses that their rehabilitation will cost them.
Automobile collisions are the foremost source of accidental deaths throughout the United States. These collisions are also a leading source of catastrophic injuries to more than two million crash victims annually.
When injuries result from auto crashes due to the recklessness of other motorists, victims need legal advice from a reputable car accident attorney in Salt Lake City. Anytime someone is harmed due to another driver’s negligence, they are legally permitted to collect financial remuneration from the liable party in order to reduce the 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 in our power to make it possible for our clients to 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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