Murray, UT (August 16, 2022) – A traffic accident involving four vehicles shut down the lefthand lane of Interstate 15 in Murray on Wednesday, August 16th.
The Utah Department of Transportation said that the crash happened at about 5:05 p.m. in the southbound lanes at the junction for the northbound lanes of Interstate 215.
Emergency Medical Technicians were on the scene. Upon their arrival, they provided medical assistance to at least one person who was then transported to a hospital in unknown condition.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Regardless of how meticulous and mindful you are, it is not possible for you to predict or prevent events that are caused by another person’s negligence. If you are injured in a collision that you did not cause, we suggest that you speak with a skilled Utah personal injury attorney as soon as you possibly can.
As shown in data gathered by the Utah Department of Public Safety, car accidents in Utah have resulted in an increasing number of fatalities. In 2020, more than 53,000 vehicle crashes happened in Salt Lake City alone, leaving more than 16,000 residents with some form of injury. In that same year, nearly 300 people were killed in car accidents throughout the city.
The personal injury attorneys from Jardine Law Offices are able to help you get the justice you want and the financial compensation you deserve. Based on the events leading up to your accident, you might be eligible for compensation for your medical expenses, lost wages, pain, suffering, and other damages.
After being hurt in a car accident that was not your fault, contact our Utah personal injury attorneys at (801) 350-3506 to schedule a complimentary case review and learn how we can help you.
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