Green River, UT – Rollover Accident on Interstate 70 Leaves One in Critical ConditionUtah Legal News
Green River, UT (March 30, 2019) – On Wednesday, March 20th a vehicle collision that ended in a rollover took place in the westbound lanes of Interstate 70. Grand County Emergency Medical Services stated that the accident occurred at 7:45 in the morning.
Utah Highway Patrol officers, as well as several emergency responders, reported to the scene of the accident on the I-70 freeway a little bit east of Green River.
A statement from the Utah Highway Patrol indicated that the car was heading west on the interstate when the driver somehow lost control of the vehicle and ended up rolling it several times. The driver of the car had to be extricated and emergency medical personnel determined that she had severe life-threatening injuries.
The driver, whose name has not yet been released by the UHP, was medevaced to Grand Junction, Colorado where they are currently listed in critical condition at St. Mary’s Medical Center.
Our thoughts are with everyone who was injured in this terrible accident. We hope you have a full and speedy recovery.
Highway Accident in Green River
Every year more than a quarter of a million people are injured in car accidents in the state of Utah. Distracted driving and failing to follow the rules of the road are the two main causes for this high number of injuries. Drivers who embrace these bad driving habits increase the odds of being involved in an accident. They are putting their safety and the safety of everyone around them in jeopardy.
Our experienced Utah personal injury attorneys here at Siegfried & Jensen know the pains and struggles that the victims of auto accidents often experience as they try to put their life back together. Victims of serious car crashes often have to miss substantial amounts of work due to needing surgeries or extensive medical treatments. If the injuries are especially bad, they might never heal properly for the rest of your life and cause you to have chronic pain that will never go away.
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