Midvale, UT – Accident At 8000 South and State Street Leaves Two Men InjuredUtah Legal News
Midvale, UT (March 11, 2019) – On Sunday, around 2:00 p.m., Unified Police Department responded to a crash at 8000 South and State Street.
According to police, the driver of a Honda Civic was traveling down State Street at an excessive speed. The Honda Civic crashed into a Mercedes-Benz that was making a left-hand turn near the aforementioned intersection. The driver of the Honda was ejected in the collision before the Honda caught fire and crashed into a local business.
The drivers of both vehicles were transported to an area hospital in critical condition. Alcohol may have played a role in this accident, as evidence demonstrates the driver of the Honda may have been impaired.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the victims of this accident. We hope they are able to make fast and full recoveries from their injuries.
Impaired Drivers In Utah
Regardless of how careful drivers are on the roadway, they are still at risk of being victimized in car accidents caused by impaired drivers. Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs remains a leading cause of accidents across the state.
Victims injured in accidents caused by impaired drivers are often able to file lawsuits to earn compensation for injuries and damages they sustain. Working with an experienced attorney from Siegfried & Jensen will ensure you obtain full and fair repayment for your injuries and damages.
Attorneys at Siegfried & Jensen have over 30 years of experience helping accident victims collect restitution for their injuries and damages. Our experience has enabled us to help over 35,000 victims obtain over $850 million in damages from at-fault drivers. If you were injured in a car accident caused by an impaired driver, contact Siegfried & Jensen at (801) 845-9000 to schedule a free case evaluation as soon as possible.
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