South Salt Lake, UT (October 12, 2021) – Emergency medics and local law enforcement officers both responded to an injury-causing car accident on Tuesday, October 12th in South Salt Lake.
The crash happened at about 5:10 p.m. at the junction of Interstate 80 and State Street.
Two lanes of travel were closed down as paramedics transported at least one injured victim for immediate evaluation and medical treatment. They assessed everyone else involved in the collision and rendered any vital medical care.
No further details pertaining to the accident or the extent of any injuries have been published.
This accident is under investigation by local law enforcement.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
In 2016, there were 78 deadly intersection accidents in Utah making up close to 20% of all fatal motor vehicle accidents that year.
Some of the more common causes of intersection car accidents include;
Insurance companies don’t force you to hire an attorney before you can file a claim, but having a legal advocate who is committed to your case and understands the ins and outs of the claims system can help you see the maximum amount of financial compensation. If you were injured in a Utah car accident, you should contact a personal injury lawyer for immediate assistance.
If you are injured in a crash caused by another’s negligence, you need to seek legal counsel from a car accident attorney in South Salt Lake. Whenever a victim is hurt and another person is the cause, they are entitled to collect compensation for their losses.
At Jardine Law Offices P. C., our South Salt Lake personal injury lawyers see to it that our clients get justice. We do everything possible for our clients to ensure they receive the maximum amount of recovery allowed for their claims.
If you were injured in an accident because of another person’s actions, contact our Utah personal injury attorneys at (801) 350-3506 to schedule a free claim evaluation to see how we can assist you.
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Disclaimers: The attorneys at Jardine Law Offices have worked hard through the years to build a solid business reputation in the community. We write about these serious incidents to bring awareness about the dangers associated with driving in hopes that our fellow community members will use an abundance of caution when operating a motor vehicle and avoid being involved in a serious accident themselves. This story is not intended to be a solicitation for business. The information provided in this post should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos used in this post are not taken from the scene of this accident.