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Wheat Ridge, CO – Accident with Injuries Reported on I-70 near Kipling St

By Burg Simpson
August 24, 2021
4 min read

Wheat Ridge, CO (August 23, 2021) – Emergency crews were requested at the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the Wheat Ridge area that ended in injuries. At around 10:12 p.m., on August 22, the Colorado State Patrol was requested on-site at a crash on Interstate 70.

Reports from the Colorado Department of Transportation show that a collision between vehicles blocked the westbound side of Interstate 70 in the area of Exit 267 for Kipling Street. The incident caused moderate delays after blocking the right lane of the highway. At least one person was transported to a local hospital for further care. 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 Wheat Ridge, Colorado

Here in Colorado, we see a significant number of people left with severe and life-threatening injuries to continue to impact their lives indefinitely. Injuries like spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, and even the loss of limbs can significantly impact the health and well-being of the victim. When victims are injured in crashes caused by negligent drivers, they may be entitled to compensation to help cover the financial burdens they face moving forward.

It is crucial that victims who are hurt in crashes, through no fault of their own, act quickly to protect their legal rights. Working with a knowledgeable car accident attorney in Colorado can provide you with the best chances of recovering. When victims are harmed due to the actions of others, they are able to recover compensation for medical costs, lost wages, and a variety of other damages they face moving forward from their accidents. Waiting to protect your legal rights can greatly impact your ability to recover.

With over four decades of experience, victims who reach out to our law firm can rest assured knowing their legal rights and best interests are protected. Our personal injury attorneys in Colorado at Burg Simpson will review the circumstances surrounding your accident, gather ample evidence in support of your claim, identify all liable parties, and go after them for the maximum amount of compensation available.

Our team is committed to providing each client with individualized representation that truly and accurately reflects their own personal needs following their accidents. Our team will personally go to the scene of your accident to gather evidence. We will use pictures, videos, and even surveillance footage, combined with various other pieces of evidence to fight to ensure your legal rights are protected and that you are able to maximize your recoveries.

During your free consultation, our Colorado personal injury lawyers will provide you with guidance, care, and the support you need when it comes to obtaining the maximum amount of compensation available for your claim. Do not hesitate to get started protecting your legal rights. Contact our Colorado personal injury law firm today by calling (888) 895-2080 or 866-234-7768. Schedule a free case evaluation with our team to discuss the legal options available for 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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