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El Paso Co, CO – UPDATE: Victim Identified in Deadly Motorcycle Crash at N Academy Blvd

By Burg Simpson
August 20, 2021
4 min read

El Paso Co, CO (August 20, 2021) – Authorities with the El Paso County Coroner’s Office have identified a man who was killed in a motorcycle crash on Tuesday, August 17.

Police responded to a crash around 10:00 a.m. and discovered the 28-year-old man dead. He died from severe injuries after the collision, which occurred in the 2300 block of North Academy Boulevard.

The man was reportedly traveling southbound on Academy when another driver, also headed south, hit his motorcycle. The man lost control as a result of the impact and was thrown from his bike, officers said.

The investigation is ongoing, and further details have not been provided. Police say no charges or citations are pending at this time.

Our deepest condolences go out to the family of the deceased victim.

Motorcycle Accidents in El Paso County

The aftermath of a motor vehicle accident, particularly those involving scooters, bikes, and motorcycles, can be extremely challenging. Those harmed often feel hopeless and helpless as they recover from painful and debilitating injuries that impact their health and wellbeing. 

In many instances, injured parties are left with life-altering brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, and internal organ injuries. These and other severe injuries require immediate medical attention. Not only are these and other injuries extremely painful, but they result in towering financial burdens as well. 

Seeking legal assistance as soon as possible can greatly improve your chances of getting the justice and compensation you need and deserve. A responsive law firm will fight to ensure you are able to maximize your recoveries for:

  • Long-term care expenses for therapy, rehabilitation, and more
  • Currently and anticipated medical costs for your injuries
  • Lost earnings and benefits for victims who are forced out of work indefinitely 
  • Lost wages from taking off work to recover and attend appointments

Retaining the guidance of a personal injury attorney in El Paso, CO will help you protect your legal rights and get the justice you deserve. You may be entitled to compensation to help cover the financial burdens you face moving forward.

Our El Paso County personal injury lawyers at Burg Simpson have argued thousands of cases over the past 40-years to ensure victims get the justice they deserve. Our team is committed to helping victims rebuild their lives after being harmed in crashes and move forward in the best way imaginable. 

Our personal injury attorneys in Colorado have a proven track record of success that demonstrates our level of commitment to helping victims protect their legal rights and get the justice and compensation they deserve. 

We have helped countless victims obtain verdicts in excess of $1 million each and have helped thousands of people recover a total of $11 billion collectively. Our team is committed to helping victims get the justice they truly deserve. 

We strive to help those harmed maximize their recoveries so they are able to cover the financial burdens they face moving forward. Contact our personal injury attorneys in the greater Colorado Springs area at (888) 895-2080 or 866-234-7768 to schedule a free case evaluation to see how our team 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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