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Lakewood, CO – Injuries Reported in Car Crash on W Colfax Ave near Garrison St

By Burg Simpson
July 17, 2021
4 min read
Lakewood, CO – Injuries Reported in Car Crash on W Colfax Ave near Garrison St

Lakewood, CO (July 17, 2021) – Emergency crews were called to the site of a motor vehicle accident in the Lakewood area that ended in injuries. Just before 11 a.m., on July 17, the police, firefighters, and EMS were notified that a crash on West Colfax Avenue required assistance.

Reports from local news sources indicate that a collision between vehicles blocked West Colfax Avenue at the intersection of Garrison Street during the morning hours. The incident prompted the West Metro Fire Rescue to assist the police in securing the area as medical personnel tended to injured victims. At least one person was transported to a local hospital for medical care. At this time, the circumstances surrounding the accident are under investigation by the police.

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

Car Accidents in Colorado

The aftermath of a motor vehicle accident is something that we are unable to prepare for. In many cases, victims are rushed to area hospitals where they have to undergo emergency surgery for their injuries. Depending on the type and severity of the injury, a person may have to stay hospitalized for several days or even weeks and go through months of therapy and rehabilitation. In many instances, victims suffer life-altering injuries that continue to impact their lives indefinitely.

When victims are injured in accidents due to drivers who are under the influence of alcohol, speeding, those who failed to yield the right-of-way, and drivers who engage in other reckless actions, it is crucial that they seek legal assistance right away. A knowledgeable legal team can help to ensure you are able to maximize your recoveries. Injured victims are strongly advised to seek legal guidance from a team of Colorado personal injury lawyers as soon as possible following their accidents. In some cases, victims may be entitled to compensation to cover the medical costs they face, lost wages, and more. Victims who retain the guidance of a knowledgeable legal team are in the best position possible to protect their legal rights and recover.

The personal injury attorneys in Colorado at Burg Simpson have over four decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims throughout the state of Colorado who have been injured in car accidents due to the negligent and reckless actions of others. Our team has helped thousands of victims recover more than $11 billion in verdicts and settlements for their claims. We remain committed to helping all injured victims maximize their recoveries so they are in the best position possible to cover the financial burdens they face moving forward. By seeking the assistance of a trusted legal team at your earliest convenience you will be in the best position possible to recover. Contacts our Colorado personal injury law firm as soon as possible to schedule a free case evaluation with one of our lawyers. Call (888) 895-2080 or 866-234-7768 today to get started on your case.

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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