St. George, UT – Accident At West Sunset Boulevard And North Dixie Drive Results In InjuriesUtah Legal News
St. George, UT (March 21, 2019) – Just before 9 a.m. on Thursday, March 21, police and emergency crews responded to the scene of an accident at West Sunset Boulevard and North Dixie Drive.
According to St. George Police Officer Dave McDaniel, a silver Nissan Sentra was traveling south on Dixie Drive and entered the turn lane to go left onto Sunset Boulevard. A gray Toyota Camry was traveling north on the inside lane of Dixie Drive when the Nissan passed through the intersection. The Toyota struck the Nissan, causing both vehicles to spin around.
Both drivers sustained minor injuries and were provided medical treatment at the scene of the accident. The driver of the Nissan was cited for failure to yield on a left turn. Our thoughts and prayers go out to those injured in this accident.
Failure To Yield Crashes
In 2016, failure to yield crashes were responsible for 45 traffic fatalities in the state of Utah. These accidents are often devastating, cause injuries and extensive property damage to those involved. Victims of accidents at intersections often suffer excruciating pain and overwhelming financial burdens in the aftermath of their accidents.
Attorneys at Siegfried & Jensen have over 30-years of experience helping accident victims obtain compensation to offset some of the financial burdens they experience. Our clients have collected over $850 million for medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and various other damages. If you were injured in a car accident caused by a negligent or reckless driver, contact our law firm at (801) 845-9000 to schedule a free consultation to see how we can help you.
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