South Salt Lake, UT – Pedestrian Hit-and-Run at 3300 S and 300 EUtah Legal News
South Salt Lake, UT (June 15, 2019) – South Salt Lake Police Department has confirmed that a man was injured in the aftermath of a hit-and-run accident that took place on 3300 South and 300 East. The date of the incident was late into the evening on Wednesday, June 12th, at around 11:30 p.m.
A 50-year-old man was walking via a crosswalk at the intersection of 3300 S. and 300 E, when he was struck by a vehicle. The car was said to be a dark-colored Subaru or Mazda. The driver of the vehicle did not stop after striking the pedestrian.
The victim was taken to a local medical facility with a broken leg.
SSLPD are looking for more information regarding the driver and his or her vehicle. The crash is still currently under investigation.
We hope for a swift and complete recovery of the injured party.
Salt Lake City Pedestrian Hit-and-Runs
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For three decades, the qualified Utah pedestrian accident lawyers at Siegfried & Jensen have been helping the residents of Utah and the surrounding areas recover the compensation they deserve after a tragic accident. Contact our offices today at (801) 845-9000 to discuss how we can help your case.
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.