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Tragic Electric Scooter Accident in Salt Lake City Results in Fatality

Electric Scooter Accident
Tragic Electric Scooter Accident in Salt Lake City Results in Fatality

On Sunday night, a tragic accident occurred in the Fairpark neighborhood of Salt Lake City, UT, when a man on an electric scooter was struck by a car and subsequently died.

The victim, 41-year-old Ismael Ontivaros, was involved in the collision near 800 W. North Temple shortly before 9 p.m. Following the incident, the 22-year-old driver of the car stayed at the scene, as confirmed by the police.

The exact cause of the electric scooter accident is still under investigation. After the accident, Ontivaros was rushed to a nearby hospital in critical condition, where he later succumbed to his injuries.

As of Monday, authorities had not made any arrests or issued any citations in connection with the incident.

As the investigation continues, the hearts of many go out to the bereaved family of Ismael Ontivaros during this incredibly difficult time.

Electric Scooter Auto Accidents can be a traumatic and life-altering experiences. In such challenging times, having the right legal representation becomes crucial for ensuring the rights of you and your loved ones are protected. If you or someone you know has recently suffered injuries in a car accident like this in Utah, Eaton Injury Law is ready to provide the support and legal expertise you need during this challenging time. As a dedicated car accident law firm based in Utah, Eaton Injury Law brings a wealth of experience and a compassionate approach to every case. For a free consultation, reach out to Eaton Injury Law at 385-333-7711, or email for professional guidance and representation.

Note: Our firm utilized outside sources when creating this post. We have not independently verified the facts regarding this accident. If you find information that is incorrect, contact Eaton Injury Law immediately so that we correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available about the accident. This post can be removed upon request.  

Disclaimer: The information provided in this post is not intended to be legal or medical advice. The photograph used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene. This post is not a solicitation for business. 



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