Millcreek, UT – Motorcyclist Critically Injured In Collision On 3980 S Highland DrUtah Legal News
Millcreek, UT (July 7, 2019) – A motorcyclist was transported to a local medical facility in critical condition after being involved in a collision with an SUV on Saturday, July 6th. The crash happened at 3980 South Highland Dr.
The victim was a 53-year-old man, and it was reported that he was not wearing a helmet at the time of the accident.
Both the injured party and the SUV were traveling southbound on the roadway. Local police reports indicate that the SUV did not see the motorcyclist and struck him when changing lanes.
The accident resulted in the closure of the area of Highland Dr. south between 3900 South and 4000 South.
The cause of the accident is currently under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Salt Lake City
Utah is a very attractive state for motorcycle riders. The open roads and beautiful scenery attract riders from all over the country.
However, motorcycle riders are often involved in serious accidents while traveling the roadways within the state. 497 riders died to excessive speed, accounting for 40 percent of all fatal motorcycle crashes in the state 2012 to 2016. Injured parties may be eligible to regain lost compensation resulting from these crashes with the help of an experienced Salt Lake City motorcycle crash attorney.
At Siegfried & Jensen, we have been helping the residents of Utah and the surrounding area recover after being involved in a severe accident for over 30 years. If you or a loved one have been harmed in a motorcycle crash with a reckless driver, call us today at (801) 845-9000.
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.