Price, UT – 8 Teens Injured In Rollover Near Pinnacle PeakUtah Legal News
Price, UT (August 11, 2019) – Late Wednesday evening on August 7th, 8 teens were injured, two critically, in a rollover collision on a dirt road near Pinnacle Peak in Price, Utah. According to reports from an official of the Carbon County Sheriff’s Office, the high school-aged victims were out driving in two vehicles when something went wrong with one car. The cause of the rollover is unknown at this time, but it is believed that the conditions of the roadway and speed may have been factors.
The injured teenagers were taken to Castleview Hospital for treatment. 6 of the injured victims were reportedly released, but two were in critical condition and were taken to Salt Lake City. No citations were issued after the accident, and all occupants are said to have been restrained.
The cause of the accident is still under investigation at this time. More information will be released as the investigation continues. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Rollover Accidents in Salt Lake City
Rollover crashes happen due to a host of reasons. Nearly 40 percent of all deadly rollover accidents are because of excessive speeding, and around 75 percent of all fatal rollovers took place on roadways with a posted speed limit of at least 55 mph. Whatever the reason, rollovers can result in serious injuries to those involved.
The expert Salt Lake City rollover collision attorneys at Siegfried & Jensen believe in helping injured victims recover after an accident. We have helped countless people recover from their injuries and regain the compensation they deserve after a rollover. Contact our law offices today at 801-845-9000 to see what we can do for you.
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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.