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Aurora, CO – Man Killed in DUI Accident on E Alameda Parkway near S Airport Blvd

By Burg Simpson
August 23, 2021
4 min read

Aurora, CO (August 22, 2021) – One man has lost his life as a result of a drunk-driving accident in the Aurora area on Saturday morning. At around 4:24 a.m., on August 21, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on East Alameda Parkway.

Preliminary investigations surrounding the accident show that a 25-year-old male was driving on East Alameda Parkway in a white Toyota Prius when his vehicle was broadsided by a speeding burgundy GMC Yukon at the intersection of South Airport Boulevard.

The driver of the Prius sustained fatal injuries in the accident and was pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the Yukon, who was hospitalized with injuries, is being charged with Vehicular Homicide as speed and alcohol are believed to be contributing factors of the crash. At this time, the incident remains under investigation. 

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

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Car Accidents in Aurora, Colorado

Every year, more than 40,000 people lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents across the United States. We see our fair share of fatal accidents here in Colorado. In fact, motor vehicle accidents in the state of Colorado claim the lives of hundreds of people each year. Fatal auto accidents often force grieving families to deal with overwhelming mental and emotional consequences. To make matters even worse, families are forced to endure towering financial consequences related to lost earnings, loss of inheritance, funeral expenses, and various other end-of-life costs.

Not only are families overcome by emotional pain and suffering, but they are often forced to spend thousands of dollars on funeral arrangements and other costs. If your loved one lost their life in an accident as a result of another motorist’s actions, you should reach out to a team of competent, aggressive, and knowledgeable Aurora wrongful death lawyers as soon as possible to see what legal options are available for you.

Our Aurora car accident lawyers at Burg Simpson have argued thousands of cases over the past four decades to ensure victims get the justice they deserve. Our team is committed to helping families rebuild their lives after losing loved ones and move forward in the best way imaginable. 

Our team understands the challenges that families face after losing loved ones in accidents. For this reason, we provide the most responsive and aggressive representation to ensure the legal rights and best interests of families are protected as they move forward after enduring the loss of a loved one.

By scheduling a free consultation at your earliest convenience, we can discuss the circumstances of your loved one’s accident to help you get the justice and compensation you rightfully deserve. If your loved one lost their life in an accident, due to another driver’s actions, contact our personal injury attorneys in Aurora, Colorado at (888) 895-2080 or 866-234-7768 to see how we can help you. 

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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