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Cortez, CO – Woman Injured in Truck Crash on US-160

By Burg Simpson
May 30, 2020
3 min read

Cortez, CO (May 30, 2020) – A motor vehicle accident on Friday morning left one woman seriously injured.

At around 4:15 a.m., on May 29, the Colorado State Patrol responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on US Highway 160.

Reports show that a semi-truck and a sedan collided head-on near the entrance to the Pueblo Community College.

The 30-year-old driver of the car suffered serious injuries in the crash. She was located at the scene of the accident unresponsive and rushed to Southwest Memorial Hospital for treatment.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the injured woman and her family at this time.

Truck Accidents in Colorado

Cortez, CO – Woman Injured in Truck Crash on US-160More than 4,800 people lose their lives in semi-truck accidents across the United States each year. Thousands more are left with life-altering injuries. The size and weight of semi-trucks mean victims are more likely to suffer catastrophic and debilitating injuries. When victims are injured in accidents, due to the negligent actions of others, it is crucial that they reach out to a truck accident attorney in Colorado as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.

Our attorneys at Burg Simpson have earned a nationwide reputation for providing aggressive and trusted legal representation to victims who are seriously injured in auto accidents. Our personal injury attorneys in Colorado have a proven track record of success that demonstrates our level of commitment to helping victims protect their legal rights and get the justice and compensation they deserve. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Colorado at (888) 895-2080 to schedule a free case evaluation as soon as possible to see how our team can help you.

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Disclaimer: At the personal injury law firm of Burg Simpson, we have made it our mission to give back to our local community members. We have dedicated our careers to changing peoples’ lives for the better by fighting for them in court to ensure that they receive fair and full compensation for their injuries and damages after suffering an injury.  We hope these posts will help bring awareness to the dangers of driving and will remind members of our communities to practice safer driving habits and take the necessary precautions to prevent being injured. This is not a solicitation for business. The information in this post should not be misconstrued as medical advice or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.

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