Boulder County, CO (June 18, 2021) – A car accident reported on Friday afternoon west of Boulder took at least one person to a local hospital for treatment for injuries. On June 18 at around 2:09 p.m., emergency services were notified that an accident had occurred on Colorado State Highway 119.

Reports from the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) show that an inter-vehicle collision blocked area only 8 miles on both the north and south sides of Colorado State Highway 119 between County Road 54A and Sugarloaf Road near mile marker 33 west of Boulder. The emergency services spent a long time evacuating the accident site and restoring the flow of traffic.

At least one person was injured in the accident. Medical service employees reacted at the scene of the accident and assisted the victims before transporting them to surrounding hospitals for further care. The incident is currently under investigation.

Our thoughts go with the victims who were injured in this accident. We hope for her full recovery.

Car accidents in Colorado

Every day in Colorado people are hospitalized with injuries from car accidents. Many traffic-related incidents are caused by negligent and reckless drivers who do not maintain control of their vehicles. As a result, countless victims are left with debilitating injuries that cause overwhelming pain and suffering.

In addition to sustaining painful injuries that affect their mental, physical health and well-being, victims often face significant financial consequences. In some cases, victims face high medical costs, lost wages, pay for repairs to their vehicles, and deal with long-term care costs. These and other financial consequences pose a challenge not only to the victims but also to their families. If accidental victims are harmed by the actions of others, it is imperative that they contact a Colorado auto accident attorney as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.

Victims who seek the assistance of a qualified legal team after an accident can rest assured that they have the best chance of recovering and holding negligent parties accountable for their actions. Our knowledgeable team of Colorado personal injury attorneys at Simpson Castle has built a nationwide reputation for our history of providing our clients with responsive, aggressive, and trustworthy legal representation for victims seriously injured in automobile accidents. Our Colorado personal injury attorneys have demonstrated our commitment to helping victims, as demonstrated by our proven track record in helping our clients uphold their legal rights and obtain the justice and compensation they deserve. Contact our Colorado personal injury attorneys at (888) 895-2080 or 866-234-7768 to schedule a free case assessment as soon as possible to see how our team can help.

Note: Independent sources have been used in the preparation of this article. These sources include news reports, police reports, eyewitness reports, social media reports, and firsthand reports of the accident with injuries. For this reason, the facts about the specific events surrounding this accident were not independently verified by our team of authors. If any information about a particular incident is incorrect or you would like the post removed, please contact us as soon as possible so we can correct it or remove the post.

Disclaimer: At Burg Simpson law firm, we are committed to giving back to our local community members. We have dedicated our careers to improving people’s lives by fighting for them in court to ensure that they receive fair and full compensation for their injuries and damage if they are injured. We hope these posts will help raise awareness of the dangers of driving and remind members of our communities to practice safer driving habits and take the necessary precautions to avoid injury. This is not a solicitation to companies. The information in this post should not be misunderstood as medical or legal advice. The photos shown in this post are not representative of the actual scene of the accident.