Murray, UT (October 21, 2020) – An injury collision happened on the VanWinkle Expressway in the city of Murray on Wednesday, October 21st that reportedly caused injuries to at least one of the vehicle occupants.
Local law enforcement officers responded to the site of the collision at about 9:45 p.m., in the eastbound lanes of VanWinkle Expressway near the exit for 4800 South.
Emergency personnel medically assessed the people involved and rendered medical aid to the injured victims. Police officers and emergency responders closed down the scene of the accident in order to investigate and to remove debris from the expressway.
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.
Over the past several years, the state of Utah has seen a consistent increase in deadly car accidents. The National Highway Administration’s recorded car accident data for the state of Utah reveals that fatal car crashes are happening more often and becoming a significant threat to public safety. In 2016, there were 281 car accident-related deaths in Utah, representing a 25% increase from the previous year.
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 clients’ 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 has 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.