What is the most dangerous intersection in St. George Utah? If you guessed 1000 East and St. George Boulevard, you are right. According to St. George police, this intersection saw 40 crashes during a one month time period. Cars collide at St. George’s second-most dangerous intersection, St. George News, July 6, 2019. Sunset Blvd and Dixie Drive is St. George’s second most dangerous intersection (35 accidents occurred at this intersection during the same time period). Id. Many of these crashes are caused by drivers making left hand turns who fail to yield the right of way to on-coming traffic.
On July 6th, it is reported that a driver of a Trailblazer was cited for failing to yield on a left-hand turn causing a collision with a Kia Rio. Id. Unfortunately, the driver of the Kia was transported by ambulance to Dixie Regional Medical Center for medical care. Id. We certainly hope that the driver of the Kia has a complete and quick recovery. Living with the misery of broken bones, damaged discs or whiplash certainly takes some joy out of living. We get it.
The attorneys at Truman & Radford are committed to making the roads a safer place by holding wrongdoers accountable and by educating the public about the need to obey the basic traffic safety rules. Life is too short to be driving distracted or in too much of a hurry to wait for traffic to clear before crossing the road. If you remember one thing about driving, remember this: It’s always better to be safe than sorry. There are simply no excuses for unsafe driving.