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Denver, CO – Bicyclist Struck by Vehicle on 20th St near I-25

By Burg Simpson
July 16, 2021
4 min read
Denver, CO – Bicyclist Struck by Vehicle on 20th St near I-25

Denver, CO (July 16, 2021) – One person was hospitalized following a motor vehicle accident in the Denver area on Thursday evening. At around 6:54 p.m., on July 15, emergency crews were notified that an accident took place on 20th Street.

Reports from local authorities indicate that a bicyclist was traveling on 20th Street when they were struck by a vehicle in the area of Interstate 25. The rider suffered serious injuries in the accident. EMS tended to the victim on-site 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.

Bicycle Accidents in Colorado

Motor vehicle accidents can have a life-changing impact on victims, especially when they are left with painful injuries. We see thousands of people hospitalized each year with life-changing injuries. Many victims involved in these accidents are utilizing bicycles for transportation.

Victims involved in bicycle accidents are more likely to suffer severe and life-altering injuries in accidents. Some of the most common injuries victims sustain in these accidents include:

  • Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs)
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Head injuries
  • Broken bones
  • Neck injuries
  • Back injuries
  • Burn injuries

When victims are hurt in crashes due to the negligence of others, they may be entitled to compensation to help alleviate the financial burdens they face moving forward. A skilled legal team can help you maximize your recoveries for lost wages, medical costs, pain and suffering, and more. By seeking the assistance of a personal injury attorney in Colorado, victims are in the best position possible to hold negligent parties accountable and recover.  A skilled legal team can help to review the circumstances surrounding your accident and determine what options are available to help you recover.

Our team provides responsive and aggressive representation to ensure our clients are in the best position possible to get the justice they deserve. Our Colorado bicycle accident lawyers at Burg Simpson have over four decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims in the state of Colorado who have been injured in accidents caused by negligent and reckless drivers. We are committed to fighting aggressively to ensure victims get the justice and the compensation they deserve. We investigate each accident and begin gathering evidence from the beginning as if the case were going to trial. By being prepared from the beginning, we are better positioned to negotiate on behalf of our clients to help them recover the maximum amount of compensation available for their claims. If you have been hurt in a crash, due to the negligence of another driver, do not wait to protect your legal rights. Contact our law firm today at (888) 895-2080 or 866-234-7768 to get started on your case. Our Colorado personal injury law firm will meet with you at your earliest convenience to review the circumstances surrounding your accident and help you get the justice and the compensation you deserve.

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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