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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

Most recent accident reports

Date: 
Sunday, February 9, 2014
Type: Car Accident

A Utah man is dead following an avalanche in San Pete County Sunday. Officials say four highly experienced back country snowmobilers were riding near Huntington Reservoir.

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

Three people are in custody after a police chase through Ogden that ended in a crash.

Date: 
Saturday, February 1, 2014
Roadway: 
S. 100 West
City: 
Ogden, UT
Type: Car Accident

A potato-hauling semi truck toppled over Friday morning near Cedar City, mashing freeway traffic for several hours.

Date: 
Thursday, January 30, 2014
Roadway: 
I-15

A 22-year-old woman was fatally struck by a pickup truck early Tuesday morning as she crossed the intersection of Main Street and Antelope Drive in Layton.

Date: 
Monday, January 27, 2014
City: 
Layton, UT
West Jordan police say a 22-year-old man was killed when his car crashed into a power pole early Tuesday morning. The accident occurred about 12:40 a.m. on the Old Bingham Highway at 5700 West.
Date: 
Monday, January 27, 2014
Type: Car Accident

A five car accident in Taylorsville injured two and took the life of a 3-year-old boy Saturday night.

Date: 
Friday, January 24, 2014
Type: Car Accident

Doctors say a Brazilian gymnast expected to compete in freestyle skiing at the Sochi Olympics is unable to move, talk or breathe on her own after an accident this week while skiing in Utah.

Date: 
Friday, January 24, 2014
Roadway: 
Unknown

A semi-trailer rig allegedly ran a red light in the fog and crashed into a car in Spanish Fork Thursday morning, killing a 48-year-old man.

Date: 
Wednesday, January 22, 2014

The search is on for a woman police say rolled her car and took off. The woman involved apparently has a warrant out for her arrest and the car she was driving wasn't hers.

Date: 
Monday, January 20, 2014
Type: Car Accident

A 19-year-old man was fatally struck by a car when he inexplicably walked onto southbound Interstate 15 early Tuesday morning.

A Utah Highway Patrol Sgt. spokesman said 2:42 a.m. accident occurred at 13400 South in Draper.

Date: 
Monday, January 20, 2014
Roadway: 
I-15
City: 
Draper, UT

A Friday morning auto-pedestrian accident in West Valley City claimed the life of a 39-year-old man.

Date: 
Thursday, January 16, 2014