Head on collision in Midvale, Utah results in death of a 81-year-old man

June 2, 2020

An 81-year-old man on his motorcycle was killed on a head-on collision at the intersection of 7200 south and State Street this morning around 7:00 a.m. Officers identified the wrong-way driver as Cesar Riviera Herrera who was suspected of being intoxicated at the scene of the crash. Mr. Herrera was driving southbound on State Street when he colliding with the 81-year-old man and consequently collided with another vehicle that was turning right on State Street.

We offer our sincere condolences to the family of the 81-year-old man whose life was taken so tragically. We also hope for the rapid recovery of the other driver involved in this accident.

This was something that could have been prevented if the at-fault driver would have simply called someone else to get a ride home. We send out a reminder and a plea to all drivers to never drive intoxicated and always arrange a ride home.

Bobby Udall is an experienced Personal Injury Attorney licensed in Utah and in California. If you are in need of legal representation following an automobile accident please reach out to our office at 801-980-7777 to schedule a free consultation.


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