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:
- Interstate 15 runs north and south through the city.
- Interstate 80 bisects the city from east to west.
- Interstate 215 provides a beltway around the city.
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:
- Salt Lake City motorcycle accidents;
- Salt Lake City pedestrian accidents;
- Salt Lake City bicycle accidents;
- Salt Lake City drunk driving accidents;
- Salt Lake City train accidents;
- Salt Lake City aircraft accidents;
- Salt Lake City car accidents;
- Salt Lake City commercial truck accidents;
- Salt Lake City boating accidents;
- Other types of 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
- LDS Hospital
- Primary Children's Hospital
- Salt Lake Regional Medical Center
- Shriner Hospitals for Children - Salt Lake City
- University of Utah Hospital
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.
Accident reports by county
Most recent accident reports
A two-vehicle accident Saturday in West Valley City left a couple in serious condition after police say their vehicle appeared to have run a red light.
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Two bicyclists are dead after they were hit by a pickup truck in Lehi.
Police say the crash happened about 6 a.m. Wednesday near the intersection of Redwood Road and 2100 North.
A motorcyclist was in critical but improved condition Wednesday, the day after he collided with a car at a West Valley City intersection.
A 35-year-old Taylorsville man remained in "extremely critical condition" on Wednesday, the day after he was hit by a car while trying to help people involved in an earlier crash.
A Unified Police officer who stopped to help a motorist early Friday morning was injured when his cruiser was sideswiped by a suspected drunk, hit-and-run driver on Interstate 215.
A 60-year-old woman was injured Friday morning when she was ejected during a two-car crash in a Layton intersection.
An Idaho man died in a traffic crash during a heavy rainstorm Thursday near Wellington.
The second auto-pedestrian accident within a week has Provo police pleading with both motorists and those on foot to exercise extra care.
A four-vehicle crash with at least two minor injuries brought commuters to a crawl Thursday morning on Bangerter Highway.