Colorado City, CO (June 5, 2020) – An automobile accident on Friday afternoon forced at least one person into an area hospital with injuries, according to reports. At approximately 12:30 p.m., on June 5, the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene of an automobile accident on Interstate 25.
Reports from the County Sheriff’s Office indicate that an accident involving motor vehicles occurred along the southbound side of the interstate, near mile marker 163, in Monument. At least one person involved in this crash was injured. Those harmed were transported to local hospitals via ambulance for further medical treatment and evaluation. At this time, the Sheriff’s Office is continuing to investigate.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident.
Car Accidents in Colorado
Motor vehicle accidents can have a life-altering impact on the lives of victims and their families. In fact, more than 8,200 people are injured in traffic-related accidents every single day in the United States. Here in Colorado, thousands of people are hospitalized with debilitating injuries due to car accidents each year. Many victims are left with permanent impairments that prevent them from working and impact their ability to perform simple tasks with ease. Thousands of victims require hospitalization, medical treatment, and years of therapy as a result of their injuries. Regrettably, numerous victims never truly recover from their injuries.
Although motor vehicles are a trusted and true method of transportation, sharing the road with others who are less responsible while driving is a recipe for disaster. The majority of accidents are caused by the reckless and careless actions of other motorists sharing the road. When victims are injured in accidents, due to the negligent actions of others, it is crucial that they reach out to Colorado personal injury lawyers as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.
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 Colorado personal injury law firm at (888) 895-2080 to see how we can help you.
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