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Colorado Springs, CO – Motorcyclist Injured in Crash at Platte Ave & Powers Blvd

By Burg Simpson
May 26, 2021
4 min read

Colorado Springs, CO (May 26, 2021) – At approximately 5:15 p.m., on May 20, emergency crews were called to the site of a crash on Platte Avenue that ended in injuries.

Reports from the Colorado Springs Police Department indicate that a motorcycle and a second vehicle were involved in a collision on the westbound side of Platte Avenue near Powers Boulevard during the evening hours. The impact of the crash caused the rider to be thrown from their vehicle, suffering severe injuries. The victim was rushed to a local hospital with serious and life-threatening injuries. At this time, investigations surrounding the cause of the crash are ongoing.

Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.

Motorcycle Accidents in Colorado

Colorado Springs, CO – Motorcyclist Injured in Crash at Platte Ave & Powers BlvdMore than 100 motorcyclists lose their lives in auto accidents across the state of Colorado each year while hundreds more are left with injuries that require immediate and long-term medical care. Motorcyclists wear minimal protection, which leaves them vulnerable to the impact of vehicles in accidents. Many motorcyclists suffer broken bones, traumatic brain injuries, and other life-changing conditions that require extensive medical treatment. When victims are injured in accidents, due to the actions of others, it is crucial that they reach out to a motorcycle accident attorney in Colorado as soon as possible to protect their legal rights. Victims may be entitled to compensation to help alleviate the financial burdens they endure resulting from medical treatment, lost wages, and various other costs moving forward. Working with a legal team that is responsive and seasoned will ensure you are in the best position possible to get the justice you rightfully deserve. 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.

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 personal injury attorneys in Colorado 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 personal injury attorneys in Colorado 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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