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Pueblo, CO – Serious Injury Accident on E 8th St Closes Bridge

By Burg Simpson
June 10, 2020
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Pueblo, CO (June 10, 2020) – A serious auto accident in Pueblo resulted in injuries, according to reports from police. At approximately 8:30 a.m., on June 2, the Pueblo Police Department and firefighters responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on East 8th Street.

Reports from police indicate that a motorcycle and a white convertible collided along East 8th Street near the intersection with Albany Avenue. The incident resulted in a closure of the East 8th Street Bridge. Serious injuries were reported in this collision. The driver of the motorcycle was rushed to a local hospital for treatment. At this time, police are investigating the cause of the crash.

Our thoughts are with the victim injured in this accident.

Motorcycle Accidents in Colorado

Pueblo, CO – Serious Injury Accident on E 8th St Closes BridgeRiding a motorcycle is often viewed as a relaxing and rejuvenating past time. Although many drivers use motorcycles to travel to specific destinations due to their cost-effectiveness and efficiency, thousands of motorcyclists enjoy cruising and enjoying the Colorado scenery. Regrettably, this is not always a successful journey for riders. Instead, thousands of motorcyclists are struck by distracted, speeding, and impaired drivers throughout the state each year.

Many motorcyclists involved in collisions are left with life-altering injuries. These accidents send victims to local hospitals where they have to remain hospitalized and go through extensive surgery. Many victims are left permanently impaired and unable to ride again. When victims sustain injuries in motorcycle accidents as a result of other motorists’ actions, they should immediately contact personal injury attorneys in Colorado to discuss legal options available to them.

Michael S. Burg and the attorneys at Burg Simpson work diligently to help our clients protect their legal rights in the aftermath of motor vehicle accidents. Our Colorado motorcycle accident lawyers provide aggressive legal representation to ensure victims collect full and fair compensation so they are in the best position possible to move 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.

Note: Independent sources were used in the creation of this post.  These sources include news reports, police reports, eye-witness reports, social media reports, and first-hand accounts about the injury accident. For that reason, the facts pertaining to the specific events surrounding this accident have not been independently verified by our writing team. If there is any information that is not correct about a specific incident or if you would prefer that the post be removed, please reach out to us as soon as possible so that we can make the correction or remove the post.  

Disclaimer: At the personal injury law firm of Burg Simpson, we have made it our mission to give back to our local community members. We have dedicated our careers to changing peoples’ lives for the better by fighting for them in court to ensure that they receive fair and full compensation for their injuries and damages after suffering an injury.  We hope these posts will help bring awareness to the dangers of driving and will remind members of our communities to practice safer driving habits and take the necessary precautions to prevent being injured. This is not a solicitation for business. The information in this post should not be misconstrued as medical advice or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.

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