West Jordan, UT – Motorcyclist Killed in Crash on 7800 S at 2000 WUtah Legal News
West Jordan, UT (June 21, 2019) – The West Jordan Police Department reports that a motorcyclist has died after being involved in a collision with another vehicle on Sunday evening, June 16th. The approximate time of the crash was around 12:50 a.m. at the intersection of 7800 S. and 2000 W.
The motorcyclist, a 35-year-old resident of West Jordan, struck another vehicle that was leaving an apartment complex while traveling west on 7800 South.
He was taken to Intermountain Medical Center where he later succumbed to the injuries sustained in the crash.
The driver of the vehicle, a 30-year-old woman, was taken into custody under suspicion of DUI.
The deceased was wearing a helmet while operating the motorcycle, but witnesses say he was traveling at a fast speed.
The crash is still currently under investigation at this time.
We would like to offer our heartfelt condolences to the family of the deceased.
Deadly Motorcycle Collisions in Salt Lake City
In recent years, the rate of death amongst motorcyclists in Utah is on the rise. These collisions can result in the loss of a loved one, leaving families to take on the financial and emotional burden.
They are left devastated due to their loss and often feel that they are alone with a lack of options. Luckily, you can contact a wrongful death attorney in Utah to protect your legal rights after an accident and bring the at-fault party to justice.
At Siegfried & Jensen, our experienced team of Salt Lake City car crash lawyers has been protecting the families of Utah for over three decades. If you or a loved one has been injured in a crash due to another driver’s negligence, contact us today at (801) 845-9000 to discuss 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.