Draper, UT – Driver Of Vehicle Intentionally Struck Young Girl Causing Serious Injury At South Winged Bluff LnUtah Legal News
Draper, UT (May 31, 2019) – An 11-year-old girl was involved in a vehicle collision, resulting in serious her sustaining serious injuries. Police have confirmed that the driver of the vehicle intentionally struck the young girl.
The crash took place at 150000 South Winged Bluff Ln. The event happened just before 8:30 a.m. The crash took place on Friday morning of May 31st.
The driver, a 19-year-old woman, was operating a 2010 Volkswagen Jetta when she struck the pedestrian. The driver was taken into custody by officials under charges of criminal homicide as well as driving under the influence.
The investigation into the incident is still ongoing, and more information will be released as it continues.
Our thoughts are with the victim and we hope for a fast recovery.
Salt Lake City Area Pedestrian Accidents
Pedestrian accidents are common in Salt Lake City. Out of a total of 866 pedestrians who were hit by large vehicles, 770 sustained injuries while thirty-two lost their lives. This is why it is imperative to be prepared in the event you are injured in a car accident, as a pedestrian or as a passenger.
For many years now, the firm of Siegfried & Jensen has been helping the citizens of Utah and the surrounding area who have sustained an injury as the result of a terrible accident or event. We believe that one of the best ways to keep families and communities secure in the long run is to make sure that responsible parties are held accountable for their actions immediately.
We have recovered over $850 million for our clients. Not only that, our firm touts a 97% success rate with our total 35,000 cases.
We at Siegfried & Jensen understand that filing a suit is not always the appropriate answer. But, we also know that having someone on your side can mean all the difference between declaring bankruptcy and rebuilding your life and moving forward after an accident, especially when you are negotiating with a large insurance company or hospital.
If you or a loved one has been the victim of a car accident or personal injury, please contact our offices at (801) 845-9000 to discuss your case with an experienced Salt Lake City car crash attorney today.
Note: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you have identified any false information in the story, please inform us immediately, and we will adjust the posting to reflect the most accurate content available.
Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Siegfried & Jensen strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident.