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Denver, CO – Motorcyclist Loses Life in Crash on Butchtel Blvd near University Blvd

By Burg Simpson
August 11, 2021
4 min read

Denver, CO (August 11, 2021) – One person has lost their life as a result of a motor vehicle accident late Sunday evening in the Denver area. On August 8, emergency crews were requested at the scene of an accident on Butchtel Boulevard.

Reports from the Denver Police Department show that a motorcyclist was traveling on Buchtel Boulevard when they collided with a sedan just west of the intersection of University Boulevard. The rider sustained severe injuries and was rushed to a local hospital. Authorities confirmed that the victim passed away after arriving. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

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 Motorcycle Accidents in Denver, Colorado

Nearly 600 people lose their lives in auto crashes across the state of Colorado each year. In many cases, people are using motorcycles at the time of their collisions. These vehicles leave riders vulnerable to the impact of vehicles, which increases the likelihood of severe and life-threatening injuries. Although most drivers are careful and considerate while traveling throughout the state, we see a significant number of people hurt in motorcycle accidents due to the negligent and reckless actions of other drivers.

When riders suffer fatal injuries in crashes, they often leave families behind to deal with overwhelming mental and emotional consequences. To make matters even worse, families are forced to endure towering financial consequences related to funeral expenses, lost earnings, loss of inheritance, and various other end-of-life costs.

When people lose their lives in crashes as a result of other drivers’ negligence, their families may have legal options available to help them recover. Seeking the guidance of a seasoned Colorado wrongful death attorney can help to ensure your family is in the best position possible to hold negligent drivers accountable. A trusted law firm will review the circumstances surrounding your loved one’s crash and help to identify all liable parties.

Since 1977, Burg Simpson has provided nationwide legal representation to families who have lost loved ones in auto accidents caused by negligent drivers. Our Colorado car accident lawyers are passionate about fighting for peoples’ legal rights and holding negligent parties accountable for their actions.

We strive to help families maximize their recoveries so they are able to cover the financial burdens they face moving forward. Our resources, nationwide reputation, and proven track record of success with helping victims and their families recover demonstrates the level of commitment our attorneys have for every client we work with.

If your loved one lost their life in an accident, due to another driver’s actions, contact our personal injury attorneys in Colorado at (888) 895-2080 or 866-234-7768 to see how we can help you. 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. Contact our law firm 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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