Pueblo, CO – Two Injured in Crash on Cesar Chavez Highway (CO-47)
Pueblo, CO (July 24, 2020) – A collision involving two vehicles left one person seriously injured in the Pueblo area on Thursday evening. Just after 10 p.m., on July 23, the Pueblo Police Department responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on the Cesar Chavez Highway, Colorado State Highway 47.
Reports from authorities show that a silver SUV and a KDRO Newschannel 13 vehicle collided on the Cesar Chavez Highway just west of Bonforte Boulevard. The impact of the collision resulted in extensive damages to both vehicles involved. The KDRO reporter sustained minor injuries and was treated at an area hospital. The driver of the silver SUV sustained serious injuries in the collision and remains hospitalized. At this time, the circumstances surrounding the crash remain under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Colorado
Every year, thousands of people across Colorado are left with debilitating injuries from auto collisions. Although there are numerous things drivers can do before entering roadways to ensure they remain safe, there is no way to predict the actions of other drivers sharing the road. Instead, many people become involved in devastating auto collisions.
The unfortunate truth is that there is no way to ensure travelers 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 they have been 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 to 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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