Henderson, CO – Serious Accident Reported on US-85 (CanAm Highway)
Henderson, CO (June 16, 2020) – A serious auto collision on Tuesday morning caused extensive delays through the Henderson area, according to reports. At approximately 9:20 a.m., on June 16, the Colorado State Patrol and emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on US Highway 85.
Reports from CSP show that a two-vehicle collision occurred along the southbound side of the highway near the intersection with 112th Avenue. The impact of the collision resulted in a complete closure to all of the southbound lanes. Extensive delays were reported throughout the area as crews worked diligently to clear the roadways. At least one person was transported from the scene of the collision to a local hospital for treatment. The incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Colorado
Thousands of people are injured in auto accidents daily throughout the United States. Many victims suffer debilitating injuries that require hospitalization and force them out of work for several weeks to recover. Some victims are left permanently impaired and have to deal with pain and suffering indefinitely.
Although millions of people utilize motor vehicles daily for transportation, there is no way to ensure they will make it to their destinations safely and without incident. This is especially true for drivers sharing the road with others who are less attentive behind the wheel. In fact, the majority of collisions are a result of reckless and careless motorists sharing the road. When victims are injured in accidents, due to the negligent actions of others, it is imperative that they reach out to Colorado personal injury lawyers as soon as possible.
Burg Simpson strives to assist victims after being harmed in motor vehicle accidents caused by the negligence of others. Our personal injury attorneys in Colorado are dedicated to helping 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 decades of experience 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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