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Gunnison, CO – Injury Accident Reported on US-50 between County Rd 30.5 and County Rd 31

By Burg Simpson
September 10, 2021
4 min read

Gunnison, CO (September 4, 2021) – A motor vehicle collision reported in the Gunnison area sent at least one person to a local hospital with injuries. At around 11:15 p.m., on September 3, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on US Highway 50.

Reports from the Colorado Department of Transportation show that a collision between vehicles blocked the east and westbound side of US Highway 50 in the area between County Road 30.5 and County Road 31. The incident caused some disruptions in the area as crews worked to clear the roadway. At least one person was transported to a local hospital for the treatment of undisclosed injuries. At this time, investigations surrounding the cause of the crash are underway with the Colorado State Patrol.

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

Car Accidents in Gunnison, Colorado

The aftermath of a motor vehicle accident is something that we are unable to prepare for. In many cases victims are rushed to area hospitals where they have to undergo emergency surgery for their injuries. Depending on the type and severity of the injury, a person may have to stay hospitalized for several days or even weeks and go through months of therapy and rehabilitation. Not only are victims left to deal with overwhelming pain-and-suffering, but they often face towering financial consequences that impact both their lives and their families.

The state of Colorado provides victims who are injured in car accidents due to the negligent and reckless actions of other drivers with legal options to collect compensation to help cover the cost they face moving forward. Working with a Colorado personal injury lawyer following your accident can help to ensure you are able to maximize your recoveries for lost wages, medical expenses, long-term care costs, and more. It is imperative that you seek legal assistance as soon as possible to improve your chances of recovering.

Our team at Burg Simpson takes an aggressive approach to providing victims with competent legal representation to ensure they are able to get the justice and the maximum amount of compensation available to them from those who caused them harm. Our skilled and knowledgeable personal injury attorneys in Colorado have over four decades of experience fighting on behalf of injured victims to ensure they are able to hold negligent parties accountable for the actions. 

Our team will personally go out to the side of your accident, gather evidence, collect the police report, obtain medical records, and gather various other pieces of evidence to ensure you have the strongest case imaginable. Our team will aggressively negotiate full and fair compensation on your behalf to ensure you are able to cover the financial burdens you face moving forward. 

If you have been injured in a car accident due to the negligence of another driver, contact our Colorado personal injury law firm as soon as possible to protect your legal rights. Call (888) 895-2080 or 866-234-7768 to schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience to discuss 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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