Murray, UT – Man Critically Injured In Motorcycle Crash On Murray Blvd Near Vine StUtah Legal News
Murray, UT (July 31, 2019) – Officials from the Murray Police Department report that a man is in critical condition after a motorcycle collision involving another vehicle. The crash happened in the early morning of Friday, July 26th, at around 9:00 a.m. The incident took place on Murray Blvd near 400 West and Vine St.
The injured motorcyclist was reportedly traveling northbound on Murray Blvd.
Officials claim that the motorcyclist was traveling at a high rate of speed and ran a red light when he struck the side of another vehicle.
The victim was wearing a helmet but sustained critical injuries in the crash.
The driver of the other vehicle was not injured.
The cause of the crash is currently under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Salt Lake City Area Motorcycle Accidents
Motorcycles are a popular pastime in the state of Utah due to the open roads and scenery of our beautiful state.
However, this does not change the fact that motorcycles can be extremely dangerous for riders. In the state, speeding is involved in 40 percent of all fatal motorcycle crashes in Utah, coming out to 497 deaths combined from 2012 to 2016. In some cases, surviving family members of these victims can contact a skilled Salt Lake City motorcycle accident lawyer to regain lost compensation.
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. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.