Provo, UT (October 09, 2021) – Highway patrol officers and Emergency Medical Technicians were called to the scene of a major injury accident on Friday, October 8th.
The accident, which involved at least five vehicles, happened in the northbound on-ramp leading from University Avenue to Interstate 15 in Provo at about 1:25 p.m.
Even though very few details have been released, officials confirmed that EMTs rendered any vital medical aid to the injured parties. Officials have not released any details regarding the extent of their injuries.
No names or current medical statuses have been made known at this time.
The crash site was blocked off while police officers worked to determine the cause of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Utah experienced 62,074 motor vehicle accidents in 2018. 200 of these crashes caused about 260 fatalities and left nearly 25,500 people with injuries ranging from moderate to severe. The three Utah counties with the highest fatal and injury-causing car accident rates are Cache County, Salt Lake County, and Utah County.
The time you are provided to file a claim is clouded by copious restrictions based on the details of your accident. Hiring a trusted personal injury attorney is the most certain way to build a strong claim, protect your rights, and receive the maximum amount of damages to which you are entitled.
If you have elected to take legal action, you must do so before this deadline, known as the statute of limitations, runs out. Once it has expired, your attempt to file a claim will be rejected by the courts.
When injuries are the result of a crash caused by negligence, victims should solicit legal advice from a car accident attorney in Provo. When one person is harmed at the hands of another, they are often qualified to collect compensation for their damages.
At Jardine Law Offices P. C., our Provo personal injury lawyers ensure that their clients get justice. They do everything possible for our clients to see the maximum amount of benefit from their claim.
If you were injured in an accident by another person’s actions, contact our Utah personal injury attorneys at (801) 350-3506 to schedule a free claim review and see how we can help you.
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