Salt Lake City, UT – Man Killed in Fiery Crash On I-15 At 400 SUtah Legal News
Salt Lake City, UT (June 1, 2019) – Sources have confirmed that the driver of a commercial truck died in the result of a fiery accident. The event took place on Interstate 15 at 400 South. The event transpired at around 2 a.m. in the early morning hours of Saturday, June 1st.
Authorities report that the driver left the roadway, striking a utility pole. It was noted that the vehicle also went through a construction zone, finally colliding with a parked semi-trailer.
Paramedics and officials at the scene attempted to render aid to the victim but were unable to due to the severity of the crash itself.
The crash is under investigation, and officials are attempting to decipher why the vehicle went off the roadway.
We would like to give our sincerest condolences to the family of the deceased at this time. Our thoughts are with them during this trying time.
Trucking Accidents in Utah
Trucking accidents can be deadly. Statistics show that 40% of fatalities due to trucking accidents are speeding-related. These vehicles inherently have slower reaction times due to their size, and this can cause significant injury.
For decades, Siegfried & Jensen has been helping the people of Utah and the surrounding area who have suffered from an injury related to a terrible accident or event. We believe that one of the best ways to keep families and communities safe in the long run is to make sure that wrongdoers are held accountable today.
We have recovered over $850 million for our clients. Our firm boasts a 97% success rate with our combined 35,000 cases.
We understand that a lawsuit isn’t always the answer. But we also understand that having someone on your side can mean the difference between declaring bankruptcy and rebuilding your life and moving forward, especially when you’re up against an insurance company or a hospital. If you or a loved one has been the victim of a car accident or personal injury, please contact our offices at (801) 845-9000 to discuss your case with an experienced Salt Lake City semi crash attorney today.
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.