Trinidad, CO (May 30, 2020) – A motor vehicle accident on Friday evening left one person injured.
At around 5 p.m., on May 29, the Colorado State Patrol responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Interstate 25.
Reports show that a pedestrian was struck by a motor vehicle near exit 15 for Goddard Avenue.
The pedestrian suffered serious injuries in the crash and was rushed to an area hospital for treatment.
At this time, police are investigating.
Our thoughts are with the victim injured in this accident.
Pedestrian Accidents in Colorado
Around 375 pedestrians are injured in auto accidents throughout the United States every day. Thousands of victims injured in collisions are rushed to local hospitals for treatment. Pedestrians are more vulnerable in collisions, which means they are more likely to suffer brain injuries, broken bones, and trauma that leaves them with permanent impairments. When victims are harmed in accidents as a result of negligent drivers, they should reach out to a pedestrian accident attorney in Colorado as soon as possible.
Burg Simpson is dedicated to assisting victims in the aftermath of motor vehicle accidents. Our personal injury attorneys in Colorado strive to help victims collect full and fair compensation so they can get the medical treatment they need and cover their financial expenses moving forward. Our team has extensive experience with investigating accidents, negotiating settlements, and litigating in court against parties who refuse to take responsibility. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Colorado at (888) 895-2080 to see how we can help you.
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