Tag: Head-on Collision on Highway 191

23 Aug 2019

1 Critically Injured in Head-On Crash on Highway 191 in Moab

One Critically Injured in Moab Semi-Truck Crash on Highway 191

Moab, Utah (August 23, 2019) – A person was critically injured in a head-on crash Wednesday evening in Moab, according to the deputies.

The crash took place on Wednesday, August 21, on Highway 191 near 400 E.

Deputies responded to an incident where a person had intentionally rammed their car into another vehicle. An attempt to locate was dispatched to law enforcement. The suspect was later observed in the area of 400 E and a traffic stop was initiated by a Grand County Deputy.

The suspect failed to yield and continued southbound on Highway 191 and was pursued by Law enforcement for about 3 miles with emergency lights and siren in an attempt to stop that vehicle. The vehicle then collided with a northbound semi-truck.

The suspect driver sustained critical injuries in the crash.

The UHP is investigating the crash.

We wish the injured victim a quick recovery.

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