Salt Lake County, UT – Crash on 201, Possible InjuriesUtah Legal News
Salt Lake County, UT (March 16, 2019) – According to initial reports, Utah Highway Patrol responded to a multi-vehicle accident Saturday, March 16 around 4:15 in the afternoon.
The number of vehicles involved in the accident has not yet been determined, and police have not said at this time if anyone involved has been injured. The accident took place on State Route 201 eastbound near mile marker 8, just before the turn off for 7200 West. The travel lanes of State Route 201 were impacted, causing a delay for traffic. Crews worked rigorously to clear the scene of the accident and allow traffic to pass once again.
The cause of this accident is still under police investigation.
Salt Lake County Car Accidents
On Saturday afternoons, most people who are out and about are running errands or looking to do something fun after a hard work week. Unfortunately, an unexpected car accident will be an unwelcome interruption to the weekend for some Utah motorists. Drivers who are careless or negligent behind the wheel put their fellow drivers in harm’s way and increase everyone’s risk of sustaining severe and life-threatening injuries.
People who are wrongfully injured in car accidents are able to hold the negligent driver legally responsible for his or her careless behavior. Utah car accident laws enable accident victims to file personal injury lawsuits against negligent drivers in order to receive financial compensation for their injuries and for other losses as well.
If you or someone you love has been injured in a car accident in Utah, and you were not the negligent party, then please call the law offices of Siegfried & Jensen at (801) 845-9000 as soon as possible for your free consultation.
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