St. George, UT (June 18, 2021) – An accident involving a sedan and a sport utility vehicle ended with the deaths of two people and an extended crash investigation between Snow Canyon Parkway and Sunset Boulevard on Friday, June 18th in St. George.
The collision took place at about 4:45 p.m. occurred around 4:45 p.m. at the intersection of West 1130 North Circle and Bluff Street near Guru’s Sports Bar and Grill in the Sunset Corner shopping complex.
An official with the St. George Police Department confirmed that two people were killed in the accident.
Neither their names nor the status of any additional victims has been released.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victims at this time.
In Utah, a traffic accident takes place nearly every 10 minutes. Every 23 minutes, a Utah resident endures a substantial accident-related injury, and every 36 hours, a victim dies in a motor vehicle accident.
Car crashes have a troubling effect on the state’s residents. Additionally, they are also one of the leading causes of premature deaths throughout the state. As recorded by the Utah Highway Safety Office, 52,287 traffic accidents took place in Utah in 2012. These accidents left 22,325 victims with some form of injury and cut short 243 lives. 2012 also had the lowest rate of crash fatalities in the state since 1974.
Utah auto accident attorneys Joseph Jardine and Peter Goodall at Jardine Law Offices are dedicated to helping families move forward after experiencing the loss of a loved one caused by someone else’s actions.
No amount of money can ever truly fix things after losing a loved one from the reckless or careless actions of another, but families who have the ability to pay for their medical care, funeral costs, and other expenses they accrue during this time will have an easier time dealing with their loss.
Our Utah personal injury attorneys offer trusted and reliable legal representation to families to ensure they get the justice they deserve. If you have lost a loved one to a negligent driver, speak with our personal injury attorneys in Salt Lake City at 801-350-3506 and schedule a free case evaluation.
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