Fort Collins, CO – Injuries Reported in Collision on S Timberline Rd
Fort Collins, CO (August 10, 2021) – Emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a traffic-related incident that ended in injuries. At around 5:35 p.m., on August 9, the Fort Collins Police Department, Poudre Fire Authority and EMS with the UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital responded to the scene of a crash on South Timberline Road.
Reports from PFA show that a collision between vehicles blocked the 600 block of South Timberline Road during the evening hours. Crews spent nearly one hour clearing the scene of the crash and removing debris from the roadway. At least one person was transported to an area hospital where they underwent medical treatment for their injuries. At this time, the cause of the crash remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Colorado
Each year, more than one million victims are injured in traffic-related incidents across the United States. A significant number of these victims require hospitalization for their injuries. Here in Colorado, we see thousands of people treated for severe injuries that negatively impact their health and wellbeing.
Injuries like spinal cord injuries, broken bones, 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 accidents take place due to the negligence of others.
Not only do accident victims sustain painful injuries that impact their mental and physical health and wellbeing, but they often face significant financial consequences as well. In some instances, injured parties are left to face towering medical costs, deal with lost wages, pay for repairs to their vehicles, and deal with long-term care costs. These and other financial consequences are not only difficult for injured parties to deal with, but their families as well.
When people are harmed in accidents, due to the actions of others, it is imperative that they reach out to a car accident attorney in Colorado as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.
Working with a team of competent personal injury attorneys in Colorado can help to ensure you are able to fully recover. Our law firm in Colorado has demonstrated our level of commitment to helping injured parties, as is shown by our proven track record of success in helping our clients protect their legal rights and get the justice and compensation they deserve.
Our team at Burg Simpson has over four decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims who have been injured in accidents caused by negligent drivers. Our team is committed to helping innocent victims get justice. If you have been injured in an accident due to another driver’s reckless, careless, and negligent actions, contact our Colorado personal injury law firm at your earliest convenience to see how we can help you.
Call (888) 895-2080 or 866-234-7768 to get started now. We will meet with you to discuss the circumstances surrounding your accident and get started on fighting to protect your legal rights.
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