Denver, CO (June 18, 2021) – A car accident reported early Wednesday afternoon resulted in injuries, according to local news sources. On June 16, Denver police, firefighters and ambulance workers were notified that their local assistance was needed in an accident on Dillon Street.
Denver police reports said there was a collision on Dillon Street at the Bolling Drive intersection at around 1:57 p.m. The incident blocked the intersection, causing some traffic delays throughout the area. The police and fire brigade rushed to the scene and immediately secured the area in order to clear the road.
A person involved in the accident was injured. The victim received medical attention at the scene of the accident before being taken to a local hospital for further care. The Denver Police Department is currently investigating the circumstances of the accident.
Our thoughts go with the victims who were injured in this accident. We hope for her full recovery.
Car accidents in Colorado
Every year, car accidents across Colorado send thousands of injured victims to nearby hospitals. These injuries are often debilitating and compel victims to seek comprehensive treatment. Many victims need surgery and have to be off work for weeks to recover. Some of the most common injuries suffered in Colorado auto crash victims include:
- Traumatic brain injuries: These injuries have psychological, physical and emotional consequences for the victims. In many cases the victims have difficulty concentrating, anger problems and lose control of bodily functions.
- Injuries to the spinal cord: People with spinal cord injuries can remain paralyzed. Depending on the severity, victims can experience either permanent or temporary paralysis.
- Damage to internal organs: These injuries can be life threatening if the victims do not receive immediate medical attention. In some cases, exploratory surgery is required to determine if the victims are bleeding internally or suffering from injury.
- Broken bones: Many victims are left with broken arms, legs, feet and hands in accidents in Colorado.
When accident victims are injured due to the negligence of others, it is important that they contact a Colorado auto accident attorney as soon as possible. Victims may be eligible for compensation to cover their pain and suffering and to relieve the financial pressures they will face in the future.
Having a knowledgeable team of lawyers can make a world of difference when it comes to your ability to hold wrongdoers accountable and recover from your accident. The Colorado personal injury attorneys at Simpson Castle are committed to helping victims seriously injured in car accidents receive the compensation and justice they deserve. Our seasoned litigation attorneys have extensive experience and resources to assist victims after their accidents. Contact our Colorado personal injury attorneys at (888) 895-2080 or 866-234-7768 to learn how we can help. By arranging a free case review as early as possible, we can discuss options that are available to you to get you the justice and compensation you need and deserve from those who harm you.
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.