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The Risk Of Side Impact Crashes In Utah

The Risk Of Side Impact Crashes

Also referred to as a T-bone accident and a broadside crash, a side-impact involves the front of a car hitting the side of another. This collision creates a T-shape, creating the more common name of a “T-bone.” Considering the nature of these accidents, side-impact accidents are extremely common at an intersection. Side impacts are one of the most dangerous [...]

Kimball Junction, UT - Pedestrian Hit-And-Run At Transit Center Roundabout

Kimball Junction, UT – Pedestrian Hit-And-Run At Transit Center Roundabout

Kimball Junction, UT (August 12, 2019) – It was reported that a potentially intoxicated driver struck a pedestrian in Kimball Junction. According to the Summit County Sheriff’s Office, the driver fled the scene, leaving the victim with a severe head wound. The driver was later found by the Utah Highway Patrol in Silver Summit, UT.  Police officials originally reported to [...]

Panguitch, UT - Motorcyclist Killed In Accident On UT-143

Panguitch, UT – Motorcyclist Killed In Accident On UT-143

Panguitch, UT (August 12, 2019) – Thursday afternoon on August 8th, a motorcyclist was reportedly killed after being struck head-on by a pickup truck. The crash happened just south of Panguitch, Utah on UT-143. According to Utah Highway Patrol, the accident happened just before 5:00 p.m. The motorcyclist was traveling southbound on the highway when a Toyota pickup truck traveling [...]

St George, UT - Many Injured In Crash On S 270 E & E Riverside Dr

St George, UT – Many Injured In Crash On S 270 E & E Riverside Dr

St George, UT (August 12, 2019) – On Thursday afternoon, August 8th, there were many people injured after a collision on S. 270 E. and E. Riverside Dr. in St. George. The crash happened at around 2:00 p.m. The St. George Police Department and other emergency response units were at the scene of the crash. Initial reports revealed that the [...]

The Risk Of Side Impact Crashes In Utah

Ogden, UT – Officer Hospitalized In Sideswipe At I-84 & UT-79

Ogden, UT (August 11, 2019) – There was an accident involving an officer on Wednesday, August 7th, near Ogden. The crash happened at the intersection of I-84, also known as I-15, and UT-79, also known as 31st St. The crash resulted in the hospitalization of the officer. The officer’s patrol car was sideswiped while on duty in Weber County. The [...]

Price, UT - 8 Teens Injured In Rollover Near Pinnacle Peak

Price, UT – 8 Teens Injured In Rollover Near Pinnacle Peak

Price, UT (August 11, 2019) – Late Wednesday evening on August 7th, 8 teens were injured, two critically, in a rollover collision on a dirt road near Pinnacle Peak in Price, Utah. According to reports from an official of the Carbon County Sheriff’s Office, the high school-aged victims were out driving in two vehicles when something went wrong with [...]

Layton, UT - Truck & Trailer Rollover Ends In Injury On I-15 At Layton Pkwycle Crash At Livestock Supply Store On Redwood Rd

Layton, UT – Truck & Trailer Rollover Ends In Injury On I-15 At Layton Pkwy

Layton, UT (August 7, 2019) – There was a closure on I-15 on Saturday afternoon, August 3rd, near Layton. The closure was the result of a truck hauling a trailer that rolled over on I-15 near Layton Pkwy. Reports from the Utah Highway Patrol confirmed that the two people inside sustained injuries. At around 3:15, the truck lost control and [...]

St George, UT - Injuries After Jeep Runs Red Light On UT-34 At N 200 E a Car Crash

St George, UT – Injuries After Jeep Runs Red Light On UT-34 At N 200 E

St George, UT (August 7, 2019) – Police reports show that a woman driving a black Jeep Patriot admitted to running a red light on UT-34, also known as St. George Blvd, which resulted in injuries. The accident happened at the intersection of UT-34 and North 200 East on Monday evening. After she drove through the red light, the [...]

Wasatch County, UT - Man Killed In ATV Crash On US-40 Near Strawberry Reservoir

Wasatch County, UT – Man Killed In ATV Crash On US-40 Near Strawberry Reservoir

Wasatch County, UT (August 7, 2019) – A man was reportedly killed after being struck by a pickup truck while riding an ATV in Wasatch County. The incident happened before noon on Sunday, August 4th, at around 10:30 a.m. on US Hwy 40 near Strawberry Reservoir. The victim was a 50-year-old man from Rock Springs, Wyoming.  Reports from Utah Highway [...]