Salt Lake City, UT – Injury Accident on I-15 near Mile Post 305Utah Legal News
Salt Lake City, Utah (February 16) -Late this evening, a multi-vehicle accident occurred on Interstate 15 in the northbound lanes of traffic.
The incident occurred on I-15 near Mile Post 305 headed north. The two right lanes were closed because of the crash. Officials described the collision of the vehicles involved as a moderate impact. Police and emergency responders were called to the scene to treat the injured parties and provide transport for treatment. The identities of those injured, along with the severity of their injuries, has not been made public.
The accident is currently being looked into, as investigators work to determine the cause of the incident.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties who were involved in this multi-vehicle accident. We hope they are able to make swift and complete recoveries.
Car Accidents in Utah
A car accident takes place approximately every ten minutes in the state of Utah. Every twenty-three minutes, someone in Utah is injured in one of these incidents, and, sadly, every thirty-six hours, someone in Utah will be killed in one of these accidents. The Utah Highway Saftey Office states that, in the year 2012, there close to 53,000 motor vehicle accident on Utah’s roads and highways, resulting in more than 22,000 people being injured and more than 240 fatalities. Car accidents, the leading cause of death for residents of Utah, take a terrible toll on families throughout the state of Utah. If you or someone you love has been injured in an accident that was caused by the negligent, reckless, or careless actions of another driver, you may be able to file a personal injury lawsuit for the damages that you sustained as a result of that accident.
The attorneys at Siegfried & Jensen have more than 75 years of combined personal injury experience, representing the residents of Salt Lake City and the surrounding communities who have been injured as a result of another drivers negligence. Contact our legal team today discuss your accident and find out if you have the right to compensation for your injuries and damages. Call us today to schedule a free consultation at (801) 598-1218.