Colorado Springs, CO (August 10, 2020) – An automobile accident reported in the Colorado Springs area left one person seriously injured. At around 1:30 p.m., on August 8, the Colorado Springs Police Department responded to the scene of a crash on South 26th Street.
Reports provided by authorities show that a motorcyclist was traveling on South 26th Street when they were struck by a second vehicle at the intersection with Highway 24.
The motorcyclist was injured in the accident. The victim was rendered aid at the scene of the crash and transported to an area hospital for treatment. At this time, the crash remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victim injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Colorado
No one expects to be involved in a motor vehicle accident. We all head out on the road with the intention of making it to our destination without any problems. Regrettably, this is not always the case. In fact, the majority of people will be involved in at least one collision at some point in their life. Although the majority of accidents result in minor scrapes and abrasions, motorcyclists involved in collisions are at an increased risk for suffering life-altering injuries. Many injured motorcyclists require surgery and have to spend weeks off work to recover. Thousands of riders are left with permanent disabilities and never fully heal. When motorcyclists sustain injuries in accidents caused by negligent and reckless drivers, it is crucial that they reach out to an attorney who can handle a Colorado personal injury case effectively as soon as possible.
Personal injury attorneys in Colorado at Burg Simpson are dedicated to helping victims who are seriously injured in car accidents get the compensation and justice they deserve. Our competent trial lawyers have extensive experience and resources available to help victims move forward after their accidents. Not only are we dedicated to helping victims maximize their financial recoveries after being harmed in accidents caused by negligent drivers, but we help them obtain the best mental, emotional, and physical positions imaginable to move forward.
Colorado personal injury attorney Michael S. Burg and the team at Burg Simpson have decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims injured in collisions in Colorado Springs and throughout the entire state of Colorado. We provide effective and compassionate legal representation to those in need to ensure they get justice and hold wrongdoers accountable for their actions. If you were injured in a motorcycle collision due to another person’s reckless, negligent, or careless actions, contact our Colorado personal injury law firm at (888) 895-2080 to see how we can help you.
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