There have been a series of severe car accidents in Utah; many were reported between January 15 and 21, 2023.
January 15- The Salt Lake City Police Department confirmed two hit-and-run cases near Trolley Square early Sunday. The authorities have lodged investigations into the incident, which left one person dead and another rushed to the hospital with fatal injuries.
January 16– Early Monday morning in West Valley City, Utah, a semi-truck and an SUV collided, leaving one dead and another critically injured. The semi-truck, transporting fuel, rolled and spilled a significant amount of diesel on the road. The truck driver died on the spot, while the SUV driver was rushed to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. The accident led to a temporary closure of the 3500 South and the southbound Mountain View Corridor.
January 21– The Utah Highway Patrol team is investigating a fatal crash between a semi-truck traveling westbound and an SUV headed in the opposite direction that left the U.S. Route 6 near Green River closed for hours. The SUV, whose driver died on the spot, had crossed the highway center, while the semi-driver escaped narrowly with barely any injuries.
In case you or a loved one is involved in an accident in Utah, Robert J. DeBry & Associates offers to support you legally by providing a professional car accident lawyer. A car accident lawyer will fight to deliver the compensation you deserve. To contact a lawyer, call (801) 888-8888.