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Douglas, CO – Accident with Injuries Reported on Hummingbird Dr

By Burg Simpson
July 14, 2021
4 min read
Douglas, CO – Accident with Injuries Reported on Hummingbird Dr

Douglas, CO (July 14, 2021) – The police, firefighters, and emergency medical personnel responded to the scene of a crash in the Unincorporated Douglas area that ended in injuries. At around 7:56 p.m., on July 13, the South Metro Fire Rescue was notified that their assistance was needed at the scene of a crash on Hummingbird Drive.

Reports from local authorities show that a collision between vehicles blocked the 1000 block of Hummingbird Drive during the evening hours. One EMS unit responded to the scene to treat victims and provide those in need of further care with transportation to area hospitals. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

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

Car Accidents in Colorado

Tens of thousands of people are hurt in crashes across Colorado every year. Although many injuries are minor, there are a significant number of victims who require emergency surgery and hospitalization for injuries sustained in crashes. Sustaining severe and life-altering injuries is not something people can prepare for. As a result, auto accidents often have an overwhelming impact on the lives of those involved. Tens of thousands of people in Colorado are hospitalized with severe injuries from collisions, including:

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

When victims are injured in crashes, due to the negligence of others, they may have legal options available to them. By seeking the assistance of personal injury attorneys in Colorado, victims are in the best position possible to hold negligent parties accountable and recover. In many cases, victims are able to hold at-fault parties accountable and recover full and timely compensation to alleviate the financial burdens they face moving forward. Some of the damages our team helps victims recover from include compensation for:

  • Pain and suffering
  • Medical expenses
  • Lost wages
  • Long-term care costs
  • Lost earnings
  • Loss of benefits
  • Property damages

Our team is dedicated to helping each client we work with maximize their recoveries and hold negligent drivers accountable. Burg Simpson’s personal injury attorneys in Colorado have over four decades of combined experience fighting to protect the legal rights and best interests of our clients. If you have been injured in an accident, due to the negligence of another person, it is crucial that you 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. You can contact our team at (888) 895-2080 or 866-234-7768 to schedule a free case review with our team at your earliest convenience to discuss the circumstances surrounding your crash and to determine the legal options available to get you the justice 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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