Colorado Springs, CO (June 5, 2020) – A pedestrian accident reported on Friday left one person injured in Colorado Springs. At approximately 8:20 a.m., on June 5, the Colorado Springs Police Department and firefighters responded to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident on Federal Drive.
Reports provided by the CSPD show that a pedestrian was traveling near the roundabout on Federal Drive near Rampart Hills View when they were struck by a car. The pedestrian sustained injuries in the collision. The injured victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment of undisclosed injuries. At this time, the Colorado Springs Police Department Traffic Unit is investigating the cause of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the victim injured in this accident, and their family, at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Colorado
Every day, approximately 375 pedestrians are involved in motor vehicle accidents throughout the United States. These accidents send thousands of victims to local hospitals for treatment of severe and life-altering injuries. Pedestrians are more vulnerable in collisions due to the fact that they are without protection at the time of their accidents. As a result, pedestrians are more likely to suffer brain injuries, broken bones, and other traumatic injuries that leave them with permanent impairments and disabilities. When people sustain injuries in automobile accidents as a result of negligent, reckless, and careless drivers, they should reach out to an accident attorney Colorado pedestrian 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. Not only does our law firm work diligently to ensure victims are able to maximize their financial recoveries after being harmed in accidents, but we are committed to helping them obtain the best mental, emotional, and physical positions possible moving forward. We understand that it is imperative for victims to receive medical treatment for their injuries.
Our team at Burg Simpson wholeheartedly believes that victims should not be forced to spend thousands of dollars on the medical treatment they need due to another person’s negligence. For this reason, we help them secure the financial resources necessary to cover both short and long-term medical treatment and expenses. If you were injured in a pedestrian accident as a result of another driver’s actions, contact our personal injury attorneys in Colorado at (888) 895-2080 to see how we can help you.
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