KSL News reports that this weekend’s storm was no casual passeryby.  Utah Highway Patrol troopers said they received reports of 90 crashes and 135 slide offs.  By 4:00 p.m. on Sunday eight people had been reported injured.  The snow dirfit was so deep in Parley’s Cantyon that a Jeep and Semi got stuck and had to be pulled out.

4,400 residents in the Avenues in Salt Lake City, and 1,100 in Utah County were without power for four hours.  With two reported incidents of power polls coming down as a result of a car accdients, electrical equipemtn stood little chanceof maintaining a constant stream of energy to the homes of Utah.

In this kind of weather it is not only important to remember to slow down and plan extra time for travel, you also need to think about the impact accidents like these have on your health.  When you suffer a Whiplash injury or serious jold you are subject so subluxation.  Subluxation is a condition where you spinal column falls out of alignment and causes the communication from the nerves to the brain to slow or stop completely.

These types of injuries can result from a slip and fall, pregnancy, being rear-ended, and colliding with another object or vehicle to name just a few causes.  if you or a loved one has experienced a similar situation don;’t wait another minute to schedule an appointment for a spinal check up.  West Jordan car accident physician, Dr. Dirk Woomdmansee, is one of the most experienced chiropractors in the state of Utah dealing helping people get back and neck pain relief, and increasing their quality of life.  Dr. Dirk knows how important it is to get these injuries treated and get you back on your feet.  For your free exam and x-ray contact us today.  It’s your life…live it in health!