Monthly Archives - March 2019

West Valley City, UT – Police And Medical Crews Respond To Crash At 5600 West Near 2400 South

West Valley City, UT – Police And Medical Crews Respond To Crash At 5600 West Near 2400 South

West Valley City, UT (March 23, 2019) – West Valley City Police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a crash Saturday afternoon, March 23. The accident occurred at 5600 West near 2400 South in West Valley City. Police crews worked diligently to clear the scene of the crash while medical crews provided treatment to those injured. At this time, [...]

Common Causes Of Motorcycle Accidents

Common Causes Of Motorcycle Accidents

When compared to other vehicles on the road, motorcyclists are at an increased risk of being injured in an accident. Motorcyclists lack the structure to protect them out on the roadways, making them a vulnerable target to cars and trucks. Statistics show that motorcyclists are nearly eight times more likely to be injured in an accident than a person [...]

Salt Lake City, UT – Crash At 1300 East And 3300 South Results In Major Delays And Injuries

Salt Lake City, UT – Crash At 1300 East And 3300 South Results In Major Delays And Injuries

Salt Lake City, UT (March 23, 2019) – On March 23, Utah Highway Patrol responded to crash along 1300 East near 3300 South in Salt Lake. This accident caused major delays in traffic as drivers in the area were advised to find alternate routes to get to their destination.  Crews worked diligently to clear away the scene of the accident [...]

Salt Lake City, UT – Officer Who Ran Over Cindreia Simone Europe While Responding To Welfare Check Has Poor Driving History

Salt Lake City, UT – Officer Who Ran Over Cindreia Simone Europe While Responding To Welfare Check Has Poor Driving History

Salt Lake City, UT (March 23, 2019) – Earlier this month, Cindreia Simone Europe was run over by a Unified Police Officer who was responding to a call for a welfare check in the parking lot of a strip mall at 3304 S. 2300 East. An investigation of the incident by Salt Lake Police found that officer Megan Franklin has [...]

Springville, UT – Motorcyclist Dead After Collision On Old South Main Street

Springville, UT – Motorcyclist Dead After Collision On Old South Main Street

Springville, UT (March 23, 2019) – A motorcycle accident Friday March 22 leaves one dead. According to the Springville Police Department, approximately 11 p.m., a motorcycle and motor vehicle collided along the roadway. The motorcyclist was traveling northbound along Old South Main Street before colliding into a car, which made a right turn onto the roadway from an intersecting roadway. The [...]

Eating While Driving Is Reckless And Dangerous

Eating While Driving Is Reckless And Dangerous

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), over 391,000 individuals were injured in car accidents caused by distracted drivers during 2015. In 2016, over 3,450 people lost their lives in automobile accidents caused by drivers who are distracted behind the wheel. Although cellular phones are a leading culprit of distracted driving car accidents, one of the most common [...]

Salt Lake City, UT – Driver Injured After Going Into Construction Hole On 2100 South And 1600 West

Salt Lake City, UT – Driver Injured After Going Into Construction Hole On 2100 South And 1600 West

Salt Lake City, UT (March 23, 2019) – On March 22, Salt Lake City Fire Department responded to the scene of an accident at 2100 South and 1600 West. According to police, the driver of a blue Mustang was traveling through the area of 2100 South and 1600 West when her blue Mustang landed inside a hole created as part [...]

Moab, UT – Lydia Foster From “Three Wives, One Husband” Seriously Injured IN US Highway 191 Crash

Moab, UT – Lydia Foster From “Three Wives, One Husband” Seriously Injured IN US Highway 191 Crash

Moab, UT (March 23, 2019) – On Thursday, March 21, Lydia Foster from “Three Wives, One Husband” was involved in a head-on collision on US Highway 191 in Moab County. According to Utah Highway Patrol, Foster was traveling along US Highway 191 when her vehicle was struck by a semitrailer. Foster sustained serious and life-threatening injuries, which ultimately led to [...]

West Valley City, UT – Police And Medical Crews Respond To Crash At 5600 West Near 2400 South

St. George, UT – Left-Turn Accident At Intersection Of Sunland Drive And Riverside Drive

St. George, UT (March 23, 2019) – On Friday, March 22, St. George Police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a crash at the intersection of Sunland Drive and Riverside Drive. According to St. George Police Officer Trevor Anderson, the driver of a blue Hyundai passenger car was traveling southbound along Bluff Street toward Riverside Drive at the [...]

Left-Hand Turn Accidents

Left-Hand Turn Accidents

Motor vehicle accidents can happen for an array of reasons. Unfortunately, there are times when people are in a hurry to get to their destinations so much that they ignore others on the roadways around them. Drivers are in so much of a hurry to turn at intersections and out of parking lots that they ignore that fact that [...]