Colorado Springs, CO – One Driver Killed in Crash on Briargate Parkway
Colorado Springs, CO (June 3, 2020) – A serious traffic accident on Wednesday morning claimed one victim’s life in Colorado Springs.
At approximately 6:54 a.m., on June 3, officers from the Colorado Springs Police Department responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Briargate Parkway.
Reports from the CSPD show that two cars collided along Briargate Parkway at the intersection with Explorer Drive. One driver involved in this collision sustained serious injuries. EMS responded to the scene and declared the victim deceased.
At this time, the collision remains under investigation with the DSPD Major Crash Team.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident.
Fatal Car Accidents in Colorado
Every year, more than 40,000 people lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents across the United States. We see our fair share of fatal accidents here in Colorado. Some of the most common causes of collisions include distracted or impaired drivers, drivers who fail to yield the right of way, and those who act recklessly while behind the wheel. If your loved one lost their life in an accident as a result of another motorist’s actions, you should reach out to Colorado wrongful death lawyers as soon as possible to see what legal options are available for you.
Not only are most vehicle accidents unexpected, but families are often unprepared to deal with the funeral expenses, lost wages, and other financial and emotional burdens they face after a fatal accident. Families who lose loved ones in accidents may be entitled to compensation to alleviate the financial burdens they face moving forward after a tragic loss. For this reason, it is essential that families reach out to a legal team equipped with the resources and knowledge necessary to protect their legal rights and demand justice for their loved ones.
Since 1977, Burg Simpson has provided nationwide legal representation to families who have lost loved ones in auto accidents caused by negligent drivers. Colorado car accident attorney Michael S. Burg and the attorneys at Burg Simpson are passionate about fighting for peoples’ legal rights and holding negligent parties accountable for their actions. Our team has helped numerous families secure multi-million dollar verdicts after losing loved ones in collisions. Some of our most notable verdicts include a $3.2 million verdict for an auto accident and another $800,000 for a separate collision.
The attorneys at Burg Simpson strive to protect the best interests of our clients and remain dedicated to helping others throughout the state. Not only do we work to protect the legal rights of families who have lost loved ones due to negligent drivers, but we are passionate about community involvement and contributing to charitable organizations in Colorado Springs and around Colorado. If your loved one lost their life in an accident, due to another driver’s actions, contact our Colorado Springs personal injury attorney at (888) 895-2080 to see how we can help you.
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