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Denver, CO – Bicyclist Injured in Car Crash on Eliot St

By Burg Simpson
August 24, 2021
4 min read

Denver, CO (August 23, 2021) – One man was left injured following a motor vehicle accident in the Denver area early Saturday morning. Just after 4 a.m., on August 21, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on Eliot Street.

Reports from local news sources show that an adult male was riding a bicycle in the 2500 block of Eliot Street when he was struck by a vehicle. The man sustained moderate injuries in the accident. EMS rendered aid to the victim briefly on-site before transporting him to a local hospital for further care. At this time, the incident remains under investigation. 

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

Bicycle Accidents in Denver, Colorado

Each year, more than one million people are hurt in car accidents across the United States. A significant number of these victims are utilizing bicycles at the time of their accidents. When victims are harmed in crashes, they often require hospitalization for their injuries. Here in Colorado, we see thousands of victims treated for severe injuries that negatively impact their health and wellbeing. 

Injuries like broken bones, spinal cord injuries, severe lacerations, and internal organ damage all require immediate care and have long-term consequences for victims. Although most people are careful while out driving, we continue to see a lot of crashes take place due to the negligence of others.

Victims are regularly harmed in crashes caused by drunk drivers, speeding motorists, and those who are distracted by cell phones and other objects while operating their vehicles.

When people are harmed in accidents, due to the negligence of others, it is crucial that they act quickly to protect their legal rights. Victims may be entitled to compensation that can be used to alleviate the financial burdens they face moving forward. A skilled team of Colorado bicycle accident attorneys can analyze your crash to determine the best legal options available for you moving forward. 

The personal injury attorneys in Colorado at Burg Simpson have over four decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims who have been injured in accidents due to negligent parties.

We work with experts who can recreate the scene of the accident to uncover critical details surrounding events that took place leading up to your crash. Our team also works with financial experts who can determine the amount of earnings victims lose due to being permanently disabled.

Our team will gather evidence, take pictures of the scene of the crash and all resulting injuries, gather surveillance footage, and record videos of the crash site.

If you were injured in an accident, it is crucial that you reach out to our Colorado personal injury law firm as soon as possible. You may have legal options available to help you recover compensation for medical costs, lost wages, and more. 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. 

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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