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Colorado Springs, CO – Injury Crash on US-24 Causes Delays Between Constitution Ave & Garret Rd

By Burg Simpson
September 1, 2021
4 min read

Colorado Springs, CO (August 29, 2021) – Authorities in the Colorado Springs area responded to the scene of a crash that ended in injuries. At around 7:16 a.m., on August 29, emergency crews were notified that a crash took place on US Highway 24.

Reports from the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) show that a collision blocked the eastbound lanes of US Highway 24. The incident caused moderate delays in the area between Constitution Avenue and Garrett Road. 

The Colorado State Patrol and firefighters closed off the roadway for an extended time as they worked to clear the area and restore the flow of traffic. At least one person was transported to a local hospital for the treatment of injuries.

At this time, the circumstances surrounding the accident are under investigation by the Colorado State Patrol.

Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.

Car Accidents in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Every year, more than 500 people lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents across the state of Colorado. Tens of thousands more are left with injuries that require immediate medical attention. In many instances, victims are left with spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, broken bones, and internal organ damages. These and other severe injuries can impact the health and well-being of victims indefinitely. Although there are a variety of treatment options available to help victims move forward after being harmed, there is no guarantee that they will fully recover from their injuries. As a result we continue to see thousands of people left permanently disabled from car accidents across our state. Not only are victims forced to deal with lasting pain and suffering, but the financial consequences can impact the lives of victims and their families.

If another person’s carelessness and reckless actions have caused you injuries, pain, and suffering, you could be eligible to recover compensation from at-fault parties. It is crucial that you seek the legal assistance of a Colorado car accident lawyer as soon as possible. The longer you wait to speak with an attorney, the longer it will take for you to recover compensation for the damages you face moving forward.

Since 1976, Burg Simpson’s team of award-winning personal injury attorneys in Colorado have fought aggressively to protect the legal rights of victims who have been injured in motor vehicle accident throughout the state of Colorado. Our team is committed to working with accident victims to help them get justice after being injured. During your free consultation are 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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