Salt Lake City, UT – Semi Accident On Northbound I-15 Around 1300 South Results In InjuriesUtah Legal News
Salt Lake City, UT (February 21, 2019) – Shortly before 4:00 p.m., Utah Highway Patrol and first responders reported to a vehicle collision along I-15 near 1300 South. This accident caused major delays, which slowed the ability for first responders to make it to the scene of the incident quickly.
The accident involved two vehicles, including a semi-truck. Individuals involved in the collision were injured and transported to a local hospital for treatment. We are unsure at this time how many parties were injured.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to those wounded in this accident, and we wish for them to make speedy recoveries from their injuries.
Semi-Truck Accidents In Utah
Semi-truck accidents often result in far more critical injuries to victims. The possibility and severity of injuries are often increased in this type of accident due to the size and weight of such large vehicles. Some trucks weigh in access of 80,000 pounds, which can cause dramatic damage to smaller vehicles along the roadway.
When parties are injured by negligent drivers in semi-truck accidents, victims are able to receive restitution for their injuries. Working with an experienced semi-truck attorney will ensure you recover the maximum amount of compensation for which you are entitled.
If you sustain injuries in a semi-truck accident caused by a negligent or reckless driver, contact Siegfried & Jensen at (801) 845-9000. Schedule a free consultation so we can evaluate the circumstances surrounding your case in order to determine the best legal approach.