Fruitland, UT – Accident On US-40 Near Mile Marker 66 Leaves Two InjuredUtah Legal News
Fruitland, UT (February 13, 2019) – Shortly after 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, Duchesne County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident near mile Marker 66 along US-40.
The driver of the vehicle was driving too fast for snow conditions. As a result, the driver lost control of their vehicle and crashed into a guardrail. Utah Highway Patrol confirmed two people involved in the accident were injured and taken to a nearby hospital for treatment.
The extent of their injuries is unknown at this time, but we wish both victims receive a full and quick recovery. Our thoughts and sympathies are with them at this time.
Car Accidents In Utah
Winter weather can make driving extremely difficult along Utah highways. Drivers who speed can easily lose control of their vehicles and crash into other vehicles on the roadway, often resulting in serious injuries.
If you are ever involved in a car accident, it is imperative to contact a personal injury attorney as soon as possible. The winter weather can compromise evidence along the roadway that may indicate the cause of the crash.
Attorneys at Siegfried & Jensen help accident victims obtain compensation for their injuries and other damages sustained in the crash. With over thirty years of experience, our team of reputable attorneys works diligently to ensure accident victims recover the maximum amount of compensation they are entitled to for their injuries. If you were involved in a car accident caused by a speeding or reckless driver, contact Siegfried & Jensen at (801) 598-1218 to schedule a free case evaluation.