Durango, CO (June 5, 2020) – A motor vehicle accident on Thursday resulted in injuries. Just before 4 p.m., on June 4, Police, firefighters, and EMS responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on the west side of Durango.
Reports indicate that a three-vehicle collision took place in the 21800 block of US Highway 160 for unknown reasons. The accident, which occurred in front of the Durango Off-Leash Dog Park, resulted in a significant traffic delay through the area as police redirected vehicles away from the scene throughout the cleanup. At least one person was hospitalized with injuries from this accident. Police are currently investigating the cause of the crash at this time.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident.
Car Accidents in Colorado
Auto collisions can have a tremendous impact on the lives of those involved. This is especially true in accidents where victims are left with debilitating and life-altering injuries. When collisions involve three or more vehicles, the chances of suffering severe and life-threatening injuries are drastically increased. Many victims harmed in crashes result in injuries. In fact, every day, thousands of people in Colorado are hospitalized with injuries from auto accidents. Many accidents are caused by negligent and reckless drivers who fail to maintain control over their vehicles. Numerous victims are left with debilitating injuries that cause overwhelming pain and suffering.
Numerous victims are unaware of legal options available to them after being harmed in collisions caused by others. Various laws throughout Colorado enable victims to file legal claims and hold wrongdoers accountable. Victims are able to obtain compensation to cover lost wages, medical treatment costs, and other expenses they face resulting from their accidents. When victims are harmed in accidents, due to the actions of others, it is imperative that they reach out to Colorado personal injury lawyers as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.
Our accident lawyers in Colorado 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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