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Colorado Springs, CO – Drowning Incident at Hotel Elegante Leaves Child Injured

By Burg Simpson
July 19, 2021
4 min read
Colorado Springs, CO – Drowning Incident at Hotel Elegante Leaves Child Injured

Colorado Springs, CO (July 19, 2021) – Authorities were requested at the scene of a drowning incident in the Colorado Springs area that ended in injuries. At approximately 7 p.m., on July 15, emergency crews were notified that a child required medical assistance.

Reports from authorities show that a juvenile was utilizing a pool at the Hotel Elegante in Colorado Springs when they began to drown. The child sustained moderate injuries in the incident. EMS rushed to the scene and rendered aid to the child before transporting them to a local hospital for further care. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

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

Premises Liability in Colorado

Every year, over one million victims are rushed to area hospitals with injuries from incidents on the property of others. Although many drowning accidents result in superficial injuries, numerous victims are left with overwhelming pain and suffering. In Colorado, we see many people suffer spinal cord injuries, brain injuries, broken bones, and other debilitating injuries in these life-altering accidents. In some cases, negligent property owners can be held accountable for the resulting injuries victims sustain.

The unsettling truth is that many people injured in premises liability accidents are left with life-altering injuries that require immediate surgery and extensive medical treatment. Some victims never truly recover from their injuries and are left permanently impaired. When victims are injured in premises liability accidents, due to the negligence of another party, it is imperative that they reach out to a knowledgeable Colorado premises liability attorney as soon as possible.

In 1977, attorney Michael S. Burg founded Burg Simpson with the commitment and dedication to providing trusted, passionate, and effective legal representation to those in need. Working with a competent and proven Colorado injury accident lawyer from Burg Simpson will ensure your legal rights and best interests are protected. Our team is committed to helping victims of premises liability cases get the justice and compensation they deserve. Our attorneys conduct independent investigations surrounding each of our clients’ incidents to uncover critical details in support of their claims. We will review the Colorado statute of limitations for personal injury to ensure victims are within their rights to file claims.

If you were injured in a premises liability accident, and you believe a negligent property owner may be to blame for your injuries and resulting damages, contact a Colorado drowning incident attorney at (888) 895-2080 to discuss legal options available for you. Our premises liability attorneys in Boulder will meet with you, for free, to discuss the circumstances surrounding your claim and determine whether you have legal options available. Contact our premises liability attorneys in Colorado to get started now.

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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