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Teller County, CO – One Injured in Car Crash on Highway 24 near Woodland Park

By Legal News
July 29, 2021
4 min read
Teller County, CO – One Injured in Car Crash on Highway 24 near Woodland Park

Teller County, CO (July 29, 2021) – One person was hospitalized following a motor vehicle accident in Teller County on Wednesday evening. At approximately 8 p.m., on July 28, emergency crews were notified that a crash required assistance on Highway 24.

Reports from local authorities show that two vehicles were involved in a collision on the eastbound side of Highway 24 by Woodland Park off 3rd Street. The impact of the crash left both vehicles with moderate damage. At least one person involved in the crash was transported to a local hospital for medical 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 matter how careful and considerate we are of others sharing the road, there is no way to guarantee our safety when traveling with negligent actors. As a result, we continue to see tens of thousands of people hospitalized each year in our state due to the negligent and reckless actions of others. Every year, we see many people in the state of Colorado left to endure the overwhelming consequences of motor vehicle collisions. In many instances, these traffic-related incidents are caused by motorists who engage in reckless and negligent acts while driving their vehicles. When motorists enter the roadways impaired, distracted, or while engaging in reckless driving behaviors, they placed a life that others at direct risk of being harmed. In some cases, victims can seek the assistance of a skilled and knowledgeable Colorado car accident lawyer who will review the circumstances surrounding their accident to determine what legal options are available to them.

When people are hurt in auto crashes, due to the negligence of others, they are often entitled to compensation to help alleviate some of the financial burdens they face moving forward. A trusted and knowledgeable legal team will be able to review the circumstances of your collision and identify all liable parties against which you can pursue legal options. Our personal injury attorneys in Colorado at Burg Simpson have over four decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of those harmed throughout the state who have been hurt in crashes through no fault of their own. Immediately after a free consultation, our team will get to work on investigating your crash. We will go to the scene of your collision and gather evidence to ensure you have the strongest case imaginable that we will use to aggressively negotiate full and fair compensation with at-fault parties. We have helped injured victims recover more than $11 billion and continue to help those harmed protect their legal rights moving forward. If you are injured in an accident, 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.

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