Fort Collins, CO – Car Crash with Injuries Reported at Timberline Rd & Custer Dr
Fort Collins, CO (July 23, 2021) – The Poudre Fire Authority assisted the police at the scene of a motor vehicle accident early Tuesday evening that ended in injuries. Just after 4 p.m., on July 20, crews were notified that a crash on Timberline Road required assistance.
Reports from the Poudre Fire Authority indicate that a collision blocked Timberline Road during the evening, causing moderate delays in the area of Custer Drive. The police and firefighters spent roughly 40-minutes clearing the scene. One ambulance with the UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital responded to the scene to transport injured parties to local hospitals for 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.
Car Accidents in Colorado
No one can predict that they will be more involved in a car accident. Conversely, it is nearly impossible to predict the outcome. Every day, car accidents across the state of Colorado sent countless people to local hospitals with injuries. Some of the most common injuries sustained by victims include:
- Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs)
- Spinal cord injuries
- Broken bones
- Neck injuries
Most experts agree that crashes in our state take place due to human error. Every year, tens of thousands of people are hospitalized each year in our state due to the negligent and reckless actions of others. When motorists enter the roadways impaired while texting or talking on their phones, or while engaging in reckless driving behaviors.
The state of Colorado provides victims who are injured in car accidents due to the negligent and reckless actions of other drivers with legal options to collect compensation to help cover the cost they face moving forward. Retaining the assistance of a Colorado personal injury lawyer following your accident can help you recover the maximum amount of compensation to alleviate the impacts of lost wages, medical expenses, vehicle repairs, and a variety of other financial burdens you face following your accident.
Our personal injury attorneys in Colorado from Burg Simpson have over 40-years of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims throughout the state of Colorado who have been hurt in collisions due to the negligence of other drivers. We understand car accident victims need to protect their rights. Collectively, we have helped our clients recover more than $11 billion in damages for their claims and we continue to provide the most trusted and aggressive representation imaginable for those in need. Do not try to move forward following an accident alone. Our team is committed to doing just that. If you have been injured in a traffic-related incident, due to the negligence of another person, contact our Colorado personal injury law firm by calling (888) 895-2080 or 866-234-7768 at your earliest convenience to schedule a free case evaluation with our team to discuss the legal options available for you. We are committed to helping our clients get the justice and the compensation they deserve. Don’t wait. Call now.
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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.