Saratoga Springs, UT – Bicyclist Injured At The Intersection Of Hillside And Parkside DriveUtah Legal News
Saratoga Springs, UT (March 26, 2019) – On Monday, March 25, a cyclist was injured in an accident near the intersection of Hillside Drive and Parkside Drive.
According to reports, around 2:30 p.m., the cyclist was traveling through the intersection when he lost control of his bicycle for unknown reasons. The cyclist was ejected from his bicycle and thrown into the driver’s side of a motor vehicle passing through the intersection.
The driver of the car was uninjured. The bicyclist suffered a concussion and was airlifted to a nearby hospital. His condition is unknown at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured cyclist and his family at this time. We hope the bicyclist is able to make a fast and full recovery from his injuries.
Bicycle Accidents In Utah
On average, over 370 bicyclists are injured in crashes with motor vehicle each year in Utah. These accidents are extremely devastating, especially in cases where victims are not wearing their helmets.
Bicycle accidents can lead to permanent impairments and brain damage, especially in cases where the bicyclist or the motor vehicle were traveling at a high rate of speed. Victims who are injured in bicycle accidents often face steep medical expenses to treat their injuries. Thankfully, our aggressive Utah personal injury attorneys are available to help those injured get the compensation and justice they deserve.
Our skilled and reputable personal injury attorneys at Siegfried & Jensen have over 30-years of experience helping tens-of-thousands of victims get justice for their incidents. If you were injured in a bicycle accident, contact our skilled bicycle accident attorneys at (801) 845-9000 to schedule a free case evaluation.
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Disclaimer: At Siegfried & Jensen, we intend to honor the victims of horrific Utah accidents and inform the public about how to avoid these accidents and what can be done in the event of one. Please do not use this information as legal or medical advice.