Weld County, CO – Car Crash with Injuries Reported on Weld County Rd 15 near E Highway 14
Weld County, CO (July 13, 2021) – Emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed at the scene of a traffic-related incident on Monday morning that ended in injuries. At around 10:50 a.m., on July 12, the Poudre Fire Authority responded to the scene of a crash on Weld County Road 15.
Reports from PFA show that a crash between vehicles blocked Weld County Road 15 near East Highway 14 during the evening hours. The incident caused some disruptions in traffic throughout the area as crews worked to clear the scene. EMS tended to injured victims briefly on-site before transporting those in need of further care to nearby 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
Here in Colorado, over 50,000 accidents resulting in injuries take place annually. Hundreds of people lose their lives in these accidents while tens of thousands more are hospitalized with debilitating injuries. The physical, mental, and financial consequences can be overbearing. In many instances, victims have to go through surgery, spend days in area hospitals, and months in therapy. Regrettably, many injured parties are unable to return to work for several weeks or even months as they recover.
There are a significant number of collisions that take place in our state due to drivers who are under the influence of drugs or alcohol, distracted by phones and other objects, or engaging in other reckless driving behaviors. In fact, over 80% of crashes in the state of Colorado are caused by drivers who engage in negligent actions while operating their vehicles. When victims are injured in crashes caused by negligent drivers, they may be entitled to compensation to help cover the financial burdens they face moving forward. Seeking the assistance of our skilled Colorado personal injury lawyers at your earliest convenience can help you to ensure you are in the best position possible to protect your legal rights and get the justice you deserve.
Our team has handled nearly every kind of injury or wrongful death case for clients throughout the state of Colorado who have been affected by the negligence of others. The competent and trusted personal injury attorneys in Colorado at Burg Simpson will review your case and get to work immediately on protecting your legal rights. If you have been injured in an accident, and you believe negligence played a role, it is crucial that you reach out to our Colorado personal injury law firm as soon as possible. Contact our team by calling (888) 895-2080 or 866-234-7768 at your earliest convenience to schedule a free case evaluation to discuss the circumstances surrounding your accident and the legal options available to get you justice.
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