Denver, CO (June 5, 2021) – The police and firefighters in Denver were called to the site of a motor vehicle accident that ended in injuries. Just after 6:40 p.m., on June 3, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed at the scene of a crash on East Colfax Avenue.
Reports from the Denver Police Department show that a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in the area of East Colfax Avenue and North Fillmore Street during the evening hours. The pedestrian was rushed to a local hospital for the treatment of injuries. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victim injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
PEDESTRIAN ACCIDENTS IN COLORADO
Every year, thousands of pedestrians are injured in life-altering automobile collisions across the United States. These accidents often force people into local hospitals for emergency medical attention. Although there are many treatment options available for victims, there is never a guarantee that victims will completely recover. In fact, many victims are forced to deal with permanent disabilities and endless pain and suffering. Victims who sustain injuries in collisions caused by negligent and reckless drivers can benefit significantly by working with a team of knowledgeable and aggressive accident lawyers in Colorado after being harmed in collisions.
Victims deserve a fighting chance to get justice after being harmed in preventable collisions. The fact that we see tens of thousands of people hospitalized each year due to the reckless and negligent actions of others is alarming. Victims can work with a reputable attorney to hold those at-fault accountable for their actions. Not only does pursuing legal options provide victims with the resources they need to move forward, but it sets precedence for other drivers to let them know that they should maintain control of their vehicles and take proactive measures to prevent harming people sharing the road. An attorney can work with you to determine what legal options are possible for your claim moving forward.
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