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Salt Lake City, UT - Accident News and Resources including car, bicycle, motorcycle and truck accidents and much more.

Salt Lake City - The capital and most populous city in the state of Utah

Salt Lake City, sometimes refered to as SLC or simply Salt Lake, has a population of roughly 1,153,000 and is the largest city in the state of Utah, making it the home of many traffic accidents. The major roadways in the Salt Lake area include:

For more information about the roadways and conditions in the Salt Lake City area, visit Utah's Department of Transportation. For up-to-date weather conditions, visit the Salt Lake City weather forecast at Weather.com

Links to recent accidents in Salt Lake City

Here is information on the most recent accidents in Salt Lake City:

If you're looking for information on a specific crash, click on the links above to search through the accident type.

It someone you know has been in an accident, here are the major hospitals in the Salt Lake City area

Grief support services in Salt Lake City

When a loved one is killed in a motor-vehicle accident, it is often helpful for grieving family and friends to get help from a grief support organization. It can be comforting to talk with others going through a similar situation, and the road to recovering from the loss may go more smoothly. Go here to get information on Salt Lake City grief support organizations.

Salt Lake City legal information for accident victims

After someone has been injured or killed in a motor-vehicle crash in Salt Lake City, many decisions need to be made immediately and questions need to be answered. For example, how much of the medical costs will be covered by the insurance policy? How does PIP insurance help with medical bills immediately? What if the at-fault driver has no insurance?

Where to find legal assistance after a Salt Lake City injury accident

After a serious crash, it is crucial to get help from a Salt Lake City injury attorney who understands the local regulations and legal standards, who knows how insurance policies work, and who can handle all aspects of an insurance claim so the injured person can focus on recovery. If someone is killed in a collision, a Salt Lake City wrongful death lawyer will launch a claim that will begin the process of financial recovery for the family members left behind. Learn more here about what a Salt Lake City injury attorney can do to help.

Rank: 
35
Percent of U.S: 
1
State: 
Utah

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Most recent accident reports

Two bicyclist from Salt Lake City were injured in Zion National Park when they crashed their bikes in the Zion-Mt Carmel Tunnel Friday afternoon.
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Thursday, February 20, 2014
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Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Roadway: 
U.S. Route 40

Four people were injured, one critically, in a late Monday night crash on Interstate 15 in Juab County.

Date: 
Sunday, February 16, 2014
Roadway: 
I-15
City: 
Nephi, UT
Type: Car Accident
A three-vehicle accident in Tooele County left three people dead and six injured on Sunday afternoon.
Date: 
Saturday, February 15, 2014
Roadway: 
State Route 36

Police are searching for several juveniles Friday morning after they fled from police and crashed a car.

Date: 
Thursday, February 13, 2014
Type: Car Accident
Travel on Highway 6 was reduced to a single lane Friday morning near Utah County’s Soldiers Summit when a semi-rig’s trailer tipped over.
Date: 
Thursday, February 13, 2014
Roadway: 
U.S. Route 6

One suspect was in custody and another remained at large Thursday after an overnight high-speed chase that began after the robbery of a casino in West Wendover and ended with a crash in south Salt Lake County.

Date: 
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Type: Car Accident
Date: 
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Roadway: 
I-15
City: 
Layton, UT

A five-vehicle crash in west Salt Lake City injured two women, both of whom had to be extricated from the wreckage before being transported to the hospital early Wednesday afternoon.

Date: 
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Type: Car Accident

A hit-and-run semi-trailer rig driver crashed into a power pole in central Salt Lake City early Tuesday and triggered a brief, localized electrical outage.

Date: 
Monday, February 10, 2014
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Sunday, February 9, 2014
Type: Car Accident
Date: 
Saturday, February 8, 2014
Roadway: 
Unknown
City: 
Manti, UT
28-year-old Amber Bellows of Salt Lake City died on Saturday afternoon while attempting a BASE jump off Mount Kinesava. Bellows was with her husband, Clayton Butler, 29, at the time of the accident.
Date: 
Friday, February 7, 2014
Roadway: 
Unknown
Date: 
Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Type: Car Accident

A traffic accident near Vernal killed one person on Monday, according to the Utah Highway Patrol.

Date: 
Sunday, February 2, 2014
Roadway: 
U.S. Route 40
City: 
Vernal, UT