OREM, UTAH (February 27, 2017) – A woman was killed after she was rear ended by a semi truck on Monday on Interstate 15, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 11:00 am, on the Center Street on-ramp to northbound Interstate 15 in Orem. A woman’s vehicle stalled, and was subsequently rear ended by a semi-truck.
The woman, identified as 37 year old Leilani White, was rushed to a local hospital, where she was tragically pronounced dead as a result of her injuries. The condition of the semi-truck driver is unknown. The accident remains under investigation at this time to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.