16 Feb 2020

2 Injured in 2-Car Accident on I-15 in Kanarraville

2 Hurt in Kanarraville Crash on Interstate 15

Kanarraville, Utah (February 16, 2020) – A two-vehicle crash left two people injured on Monday evening in Iron County near Kanarraville, according to UHP.

On Monday, February 10, the authorities recieved a report about the accident on northbound Interstate 15 at milepost 48.

Police said a black Peterbilt was heading northbound in the outside travel lane at around 75 mph when it rear-ended a black Jeep Wrangler that was moving at slower speed. Due to the impact, the Jeep veered off the shoulder and rolled over.

The male driver of the Jeep  and his female passenger were extricated and airlifted to a hospital with serious injuries. Both were all wearing seat belts at the time of the crash.

An investigation is underway.

Although we tend to call them “accidents,” most car crashes are the direct result of a driver’s careless or negligent actions, according to William Enoch Andrews, an experienced serious injury attorney. Major causes of accidents in our highways are drunk driving, distracted driving, speeding, reckless driving and drowsy driving,” Mr. Andrews added.

No matter what the cause of your accident was, you shouldn’t try to go it alone against the insurance companies. Utah is a no-fault state and operates under a modified comparative negligence rule, so establishing fault and being awarded maximum compensation is not easy to accomplish on your own.

Injury attorney William Enoch Andrews knows how to get you what you deserve and will fight for you every step of the way. He will be here to help you through the hard times.

Call us today at  801-322-4878   to speak with an attorney.

16 Feb 2020

Motorcyclist Hurt in Crash on River Road in St. George

Rider Injured in St. George Motorcycle Accident on River Road near Family Dollar Distribution Center

St. George, Utah (February 16, 2020) – Authorities are investigating a motorcycle accident that left a rider injured on Tuesday afternoon in St. George

The accident was reported at about 3:46 p.m., February 4, on River Road near the Family Dollar distribution center.

A vehicle struck a motorcyclist on the roadway, the police said.

The rider was not wearing a helmet at the time of the accident. The motorcyclist was transported to Dixie Regional Medical Center for treatment.

The police seized a vehicle involved in the crash.

More details about the crash were immediately not available.

An investigation is ongoing.

“Motorcycle riders are obviously much more vulnerable to injuries than drivers and passengers in cars,” injury attorney William Enoch Andrews said. “All of what makes riding a motorcycle such a thrilling and freeing experience is also what makes it risky” he added. Some of the serious injuries faced by motorcyclist include, traumatic brain injuries, broken bones, spinal cord damage, road rash, amputations, and eye injuries.

Mr. Andrews has successfully represented many motorcyclists who have been injured in crashes with cars in the Salt Lake City area. He understands the unique challenges bikers face when seeking justice. He will see to it that you first receive the medical treatment you need, and then will pursue a settlement that will cover those costs.

Call us today at  801-322-4878  to speak with an attorney.

16 Feb 2020

Worker Seriously Injured in Construction Accident near SR Route 202 in Salt Lake County

Man Seriously Injured in Salt Lake County Construction Accident near State Route 202

 Salt Lake County, Utah (February 16, 2020) – A man was seriously injured in a construction accident early Saturday morning in Salt Lake County, according to officials.

The accident occurred around 1:15 a.m. February 15, just off State Route 202 near the Tooele County border.

Officials said two men were working at a construction project when a trench collapsed, burying them.

Other workers on the site were able to extricate the men before the Unified Fire Authority crews arrived.

One of the men was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

The other man was not transported.

An investigation is ongoing.

We wish the injured victim a quick recovery.

If you or your loved one has been hurt in a construction accident due to the negligence of others, contact our law firm to talk to a personal injury lawyer. The lawyer will help you get compensation for your injuries.

Call us today at 801-322-4878.

15 Feb 2020

Pedestrian Hit, Injured by Vehicle at 900 S. West Temple in Salt Lake City

One Person Injured in Salt Lake City Pedestrian Crash at 900 S. West Temple

Salt Lake City, Utah (February 15, 2020) – A pedestrian was injured after being struck by a vehicle last month in downtown Salt Lake City, according to a local news source.

The crash happened on Sunday, at about 1:30 a.m., on January 19, at the intersection of 900 S and West Temple.

A witness, a part-time uber driver, saw white Chevrolet Impala swerve to the left and strike a pedestrian, who was crossing the street against a red light. The car then veered right to the freeway and fled from the scene.

The pedestrian sustained injuries in the accident.

The police are looking for the driver of the white Chevrolet Impala, likely a model from 2011 to 2013.

The crash remains under investigation.

We wish the injured victim a quick recovery.

According to Utah traffic laws, vehicles should always yield to pedestrians when they are crossing in a visibly marked crosswalk.

If you have been injured in a pedestrian accident, it is advisable to get a lawyer who will facilitate the process of compensation.

Attorney William Enoch Andrews is ready to fight for you.

Call us today at 801-322-4878.

15 Feb 2020

5-Year-Old Boy Injured in Hit-and-Run Crash near Longmore Drive in Kearns

5-Year-Old Boy Critically Injured in Kearns Pedestrian Accident near Longmore Drive

Kearns, Utah (February 15, 2020) – A 5-year-old boy was critically injured in a hit-and-run pedestrian accident Thursday night in Kearns, according to the police.

The crash was reported at about 7:00 p.m., February 13, near 5023 W. Longmore Drive.

Police said the boy was playing in the front yard along Longmore when he was struck by a pickup truck. The pickup driver stopped briefly and then fled.

The boy was taken to Primary Children’s Hospital in critical condition. As of Friday, he was listed in critical but stable condition.

The suspect vehicle was described as a light-colored older model pickup truck with a mismatched color driver-side door.

The vehicle has been impounded, but the driver who is believed to be the owner is still at large.

The crash remains under investigation. Anyone with information about the collision is asked to contact the Unified Police Department.

We wish the injured victim a quick recovery.

According to Utah traffic laws, vehicles should always yield to pedestrians when they are crossing in a visibly marked crosswalk.

If you have been injured in a pedestrian accident, it is advisable to get a lawyer who will facilitate the process of compensation.

Attorney William Enoch Andrews is ready to fight for you.

Call us today at 801-322-4878.

15 Feb 2020

2 Airlifted after Jeep and Semi Crash on I-15 in Iron County

Two Seriously Injured in Kanarraville Two-Vehicle Crash on Interstate 15

Kanarraville, Utah (February 15, 2020) – According to the UHP, two people were seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash Monday evening in Iron County.

The collision occurred just after 6:30 p.m., February 10, on northbound Interstate 15 between mile marker 48 and the Hamilton Fort exit.

UHP said a black Jeep Wrangler and a black Peterbilt semi-truck were traveling northbound in the outside travel lane. The semi was traveling at about 75mph while the Jeep was traveling slower than the semi-truck. The semi-truck then rear-ended the Jeep.

The impact of the collision sent the Jeep off the shoulder where it rolled over.

Both occupants of the Jeep were airlifted to the hospital with serious injuries.

All the people involved in the crash were wearing seat belts.

The crash remains under investigation.

We hope the injured victims recover quickly.

Truck accidents in the USA

With an estimated 15 million commercial trucks operating in the United States today, it’s no wonder there are truck accidents resulting in serious injury every day. In fact, statistics show that over 100,000 people are injured and nearly 4,000 are killed each year in crashes with commercial trucks.

If you are the victim of a commercial truck accident, the first call you make should be to truck accident attorney William Enoch Andrews. He will make sure you first get the medical care you need, whether you can pay for it or not, and then give you the legal care you need for a settlement in your favor. Do not hesitate to call.

Call us today at 801-322-4878.

15 Feb 2020

Helen F. Vanschoonhoven Killed in Car Crash on I-80 in Salt Lake City

88-Year-Old Helen F. Vanschoonhoven Killed in Salt Lake City Two-Vehicle Crash on I-80 near 1500 West

Salt Lake City, Utah (February 15, 2020) – An elderly woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash in December in Salt Lake City, according to the UHP.

The crash happened on December 26, on I-80 near 1500 West.

UHP said Helen F. Vanschoonhoven, 88, was rear-ended on the interstate by a car driven by a 70-year-old woman.

Vanschoonhoven was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, but she died four days later.

Troopers said Vanschoonhoven was homeless and living out of her car at the time of the crash.

The other driver was cited for following another car too close and not having a valid license. 

The UHP is investigating the crash.

We pass our condolences to the family and friends of Helen F. Vanschoonhoven.

Causes of Car Accidents

Although we tend to call them “accidents,” most car crashes are the direct result of a driver’s careless or negligent actions, according to William Enoch Andrews, an experienced serious injury attorney. Major causes of accidents on our highways are drunk driving, distracted driving, speeding, reckless driving, and drowsy driving,” Mr. Andrews added.

No matter what the cause of your accident was, you shouldn’t try to go it alone against the insurance companies. Utah is a no-fault state and operates under a modified comparative negligence rule, so establishing fault and being awarded maximum compensation is not easy to accomplish on your own.

Injury attorney William Enoch Andrews knows how to get you what you deserve and will fight for you every step of the way. He will be here to help you through the hard times.

Call us today at 801-322-4878.

15 Feb 2020

88-Year-Old Woman Dies in Rear-End Crash on I-80 in Salt Lake City

88-Year-Old Woman Killed in Salt Lake City Two-Vehicle Crash on I-80 near 1500 West

Salt Lake City, Utah (February 15, 2020) – An elderly woman died in December after a seemingly minor two-vehicle crash in Salt Lake City, according to the UHP.

The crash happened on December 26, on I-80 near 1500 West.

UHP said an 88-year-old woman was rear-ended on the interstate by a car driven by a 70-year-old woman.

The 88-year-old woman was taken to the hospital, where she died four days later.

Troopers said the woman was homeless and living out of her car at the time of the crash.

The other driver was cited for following another car too close and not having a valid license. 

The UHP is investigating the crash.

We pass our condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.

Causes of Car Accidents

Although we tend to call them “accidents,” most car crashes are the direct result of a driver’s careless or negligent actions, according to William Enoch Andrews, an experienced serious injury attorney. Major causes of accidents on our highways are drunk driving, distracted driving, speeding, reckless driving, and drowsy driving,” Mr. Andrews added.

No matter what the cause of your accident was, you shouldn’t try to go it alone against the insurance companies. Utah is a no-fault state and operates under a modified comparative negligence rule, so establishing fault and being awarded maximum compensation is not easy to accomplish on your own.

Injury attorney William Enoch Andrews knows how to get you what you deserve and will fight for you every step of the way. He will be here to help you through the hard times.

Call us today at 801-322-4878.

14 Feb 2020

2 Hurt in Two-Vehicle Accident on SR 6 near Eureka

Two Injured in Eureka Two-Vehicle Accident on State Route 6

Eureka, Utah (February 14, 2020) – Two people were hurt in a two-vehicle accident on Tuesday morning near Eureka, according to the police.

The accident occurred on state Route 6, at about 9:30 a.m., on February 11.

Police said an eastbound Hyundai Tucson crossed the center divider line and struck a westbound flatbed utility truck.

The trapped Tucson driver was extricated from the wreckage by emergency responders and was flown to a local hospital with severe injuries.

The utility truck driver sustained minor injuries.

The crash remains under investigation.

We wish the injured victims recover quickly.

Causes of Car Accidents

Although we tend to call them “accidents,” most car crashes are the direct result of a driver’s careless or negligent actions, according to William Enoch Andrews, an experienced serious injury attorney. Major causes of accidents on our highways are drunk driving, distracted driving, speeding, reckless driving and drowsy driving,” Mr. Andrews added.

No matter what the cause of your accident was, you shouldn’t try to go it alone against the insurance companies. Utah is a no-fault state and operates under a modified comparative negligence rule, so establishing fault and being awarded maximum compensation is not easy to accomplish on your own.

Injury attorney William Enoch Andrews knows how to get you what you deserve and will fight for you every step of the way. He will be here to help you through the hard times.

If you or your loved one has been hurt in a traffic accident due to the actions of the other drivers, contact our law firm to talk to a personal injury lawyer. 

To talk to an attorney, call us today at : 801-322-4878.

14 Feb 2020

5-Year-Old, Hit Critically Injured by Vehicle near Longmore Drive in Kearns

5-Year-Old Critically Injured in Kearns Pedestrian Accident near Longmore Drive

Kearns, Utah (February 14, 2020) – A 5-year-old was critically injured in a pedestrian accident on Thursday night in Kearns, according to the police.

The accident happened at about 7:00 p.m., February 13, near 5023 W. Longmore Drive.

Police said a driver came around a corner, struck the child and fled the scene.

The child was taken to the hospital in extremely critical condition.

The suspect vehicle was described as a light-colored older model pickup truck with a mismatched color driver-side door.

The crash remains under investigation.

We wish the injured victim a quick recovery.

If you or your loved one has been hurt in a pedestrian accident, contact our law firm to talk to a personal injury lawyer, who will help you get compensation.

Call us today at 801-322-4878.