Archive for the ‘Wrongful Death’ Category

CDOT to Review Construction Zone

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The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) will review the construction zone on I-70 in Glenwood Canyon after another fatal accident, according to 9 News. The five mile stretch of I-70 that is under construction has seen two fatal car accidents in six weeks. A CDOT spokeswoman has said that there is always a review of [...]

Colorado Springs Man Found Negligent In Wrongful Death Case

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A Colorado Springs man was found negligent in a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of the victim and ordered to pay $260,000. According to the Gazette, he was convicted of manslaughter in 2003 for stabbing a man. The conviction was later overturned and he reached a deal to serve two years in prison. [...]

Tragic Series of Events Left Two Pinned Between Cars | Colorado Springs Personal Injury Lawyer

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According to 9 News, a tragic series of events left two people pinned between two cars when they were unloading their van in Colorado Springs. The accident was initiated when a car swerved in an attempt to avoid hitting a truck that was driving in the wrong lane. This caused the car to hit several [...]

Hit And Run Driver | Pueblo Drunk Driving Accident Lawyer

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According to 9News.com , a woman who ran a red light at 35th and Tower Road, causing a fatal accident, has been aprehended and charged with several criminal offenses, including vehicular homicide. A woman driving a Dodge Intrepid ran a red light, hitting a Ford F-150 truck, then ran away from the scene. The Ford, [...]

Failure to Maintain Bridge May Be the Cause of a Death | Pueblo Wrongful Death Lawyer

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Losing a loved one is extremely difficult especially when that loss comes as a result of the negligence of someone else. According to 9 News, the family of a Colorado man is accusing the state of not properly maintaining a bridge that gave way when the man fell and died. The body of George Aldrich [...]

Failure to Report Defective Toy Proves Costly | Pueblo Product Liability Lawyer

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) reported that the toy company, Henry Gordy International, Inc. of Plainfield, N.J, has agreed to a settlement in a failure to report a product safety defect case concerning one of their toys. A toy gun known as the Auto Fire Target Set, included the plastic gun, plastic darts, [...]

26-year-old Killed by Drunk Driver on I-25 – Colorado Springs Personal Injury Lawyer

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Ryan Kelly, 26, was killed early Saturday morning April 23, 2011 when he was hit by a drunk driver on I-25. According to KKTV, Kelly had stopped just north of Fillmore around 2:00 a.m. to help a man he found walking on the interstate. The victim’s Ford F-250 was then struck from behind by a Honda Accord. The drunk [...]

Castle Rock Couple Killed in Head-on Collision

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A Castle Rock couple was killed Monday afternoon in a car accident. The Gazette is reporting that the couple, Claude and Carolyn Bounds, was killed when their Jeep was struck head-on by another vehicle. The accident happened at about 4:12 p.m. on U.S. 85 near Titan Road. The couple was traveling northbound when a vehicle [...]

Man Dies in Head-on on Highway 82

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An El Jebel man was killed Tuesday after his vehicle collided head-on with another vehicle. The Aspen Times is reporting that the victim was traveling east on Highway 82 when his vehicle crossed the center-line and struck another vehicle traveling westbound. The accident happened at about 2:00 p.m. according to Colorado State Patrol. The victim [...]

Man Falls 11 Stories

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According to the Denver Post, a man fell 11 stories from a building in west Denver. The victim was rushed to a local hospital in critical condition and was not expected to survive. The incident happened at an apartment building on the 4500 block of West 9th Avenue. Police said fowl play is not suspected [...]