Fort Collins, CO – Crash at Willow St & E Lincoln Ave Ends in Injuries
Fort Collins, CO (August 3, 2021) –A motor vehicle accident reported in the Fort Collins area ended in injuries. At approximately 11:23 p.m., on August 2, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on Willow Street.
Reports from local authorities indicate that a collision blocked Willow Street at the intersection of East Lincoln Avenue during the evening hours. The incident prompted emergency crews to remain on-site for nearly an hour as they worked to clear the roadway. Two ambulances responded to the scene to treat victims and transport those in need of further care to area 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
Motor vehicle crashes often come with consequences that are truly life-changing. In fact, thousands of injured parties are hospitalized with debilitating injuries due to car crashes in Colorado each year. Some of the leading causes of crashes are:
- Inclement weather
- Drivers who are impaired by drugs or alcohol
- Malfunctioning parts and defective vehicles
- Drivers who fail to yield the right of way
- Drivers who are reckless
- Drivers who disregard traffic control devices
- Being distracted while operating a vehicle
Many victims are left with permanent impairments that prevent them from working and impact their ability to perform various tasks with ease. When victims sustain injuries in crashes, due to the negligent actions of others, it is crucial that they reach out to a car accident attorney in Colorado as soon as possible to protect their legal rights. A knowledgeable legal team can review the circumstances surrounding your accident to ensure you are in the best position possible to recover.
When people are hurt in collisions caused by negligent parties, our civil court system provides them with the ability to recover compensation to help cover some of the financial burdens they face moving forward. A responsive legal team can help you maximize your recoveries for:
- Long-term care costs for nursing homes, rehabilitation, and therapy
- Lost wages
- The loss of consortium
- Lost earnings and benefits
- Property repairs and replacement fees
- Pain and suffering
- Mental anguish
- Medical costs for doctors, surgery, and hospitalization
Injured parties who seek legal guidance from a trusted and responsive attorney as soon as possible after being harmed are in the best position possible to protect their legal rights. Burg Simpson is committed to assisting victims in the aftermath of motor vehicle accidents. Our Colorado personal injury lawyers strive to help victims collect full and fair compensation so they can get the medical treatment they need and cover their financial expenses moving forward. Our team has extensive experience with investigating crashes, negotiating settlements, and litigating in court against parties who refuse to take responsibility. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Colorado at (888) 895-2080 or 866-234-7768 to see how we can help you.
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