Archive for August, 2013

Colorado DUI Related Car Accidents Much Higher Over Labor Day Weekend

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13 Coloradans killed in 2012, 138 nationally.  The Labor Day holiday means a welcome three-day weekend, crowds at big annual events like Taste of Colorado, and unfortunately, a higher risk for DUI related accidents on Colorado’s roads. During the Labor Day weekend of 2012, the Colorado State Patrol reported 1400 arrests for drunk driving. That [...]

Uninsured Motorist Coverage May Protect You in a Hit and Run Bicycle Accident

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But to avoid bicycle crashes, experts warn against riding on Colfax, Lincoln and Broadway. In 2012, the Westword reported that four of seven most dangerous intersections in Denver were on Broadway and Lincoln. As you may expect, the numbers of accidents rise with heavier traffic and proximity to downtown. Colfax, 11th Ave., and 8th Ave [...]

Motorcyclist Killed In Hit And Run

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Police are looking for a witness to a hit and run accident that killed a motorcyclist on 8/16 near South Sheridan Boulevard and West Center Avenue in Denver. The driver of the truck was arrested Saturday and is facing charges of hit and run and leaving an accident that resulted in death. 9news.com reports state [...]