Salt Lake City, UT (July 11, 2021) – One person died and four more sustained injuries on Sunday, July 11th in a Salt Lake City car accident.
Reports show that at about 5:00 p.m., an SUV and a car collided with one another at the intersection of North Temple and 900 West.
The adult male driving the car was killed.
The two adults and two children in the SUV were transported to area hospitals. One person was in critical condition but has since been upgraded to very serious.
Two other victims endured minor to moderate injuries, and the condition of the fourth victim is currently unknown.
The part of Utah Transit Authority’s TRAX green line was closed down between the scene and the Salt Lake City International Airport.
A crash reconstruction team is working to determine what caused the crash.
The victim’s name has not yet been released.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Vehicle collisions happen on Utah’s highways and roadways every single day of the year. In 2018, more than 62,000 car accidents took place across the state. Of all traffic accidents recorded in that year, more than 230 of them proved fatal and cost more than 260 victims their lives. More than 25,600 additional victims suffered from some type of accident-related injury.
At Jardine Law Offices P. C., our Utah personal injury attorneys help our clients get justice. Our team pays strict attention to detail and strives to do everything in its power to get the maximum amount of compensation available
When victims are injured in car crashes due to the carelessness of others, they need legal advice from a car accident attorney in Salt Lake City. When people are injured in accidents because of someone else, they are able to obtain compensation from the liable person that eases the financial burdens they will face.
If you were hurt in a car crash as a result of another person’s actions, get in touch with 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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