Archive for the ‘Denver Car Accidents’ Category

Experts Warn There is Not Enough Emphasis on Car Seat Safety

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September is National Child Passenger Safety Month. Video highlights safer installation. According to the NHTSA, motor vehicle crashes were the leading cause of death for children ages 4 to 14. In 2011, there were 171,000 children age 14 and younger injured in motor vehicle-related crashes. On average, three children age 14 and younger were killed [...]

Distracted Driver Causes 3 Car Crash

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According to CBS Denver, a three car crash at the intersection of Colfax and Pierce in Lakewood was caused by a driver running a red light. The vehicle that ran the red light struck another vehicle in the intersection. The second vehicle rolled, striking a third vehicle. No one was seriously injured, but one witness [...]

One Woman Died In Accident With A Semi-Truck

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  One woman died and three were injured in a collision with a semi-truck on I-70 near Glenwood Canyon, according to CBS Denver. The car apparently crossed the center line and hit the semi head-on. The driver was killed, and the three passengers, a man, a woman, and a child, were transported to Vail Valley [...]

7-Yr-Old Works for Car Safety Awareness

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9 News reports that child safety seat manufacturer Graco will help a little girl in her quest to get her classmates into child safety seats when riding in the car. The 7-year-old, who was hospitalized after a serious car accident, believes that her booster seat saved her life. Seeing that many of her schoolmates do [...]

Snowstorm Responsible For A Number Of Colorado Car Wrecks

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According to the Denver Post, the recent spring snowstorm was responsible for a number of Colorado car wrecks. Anyone who has lived in Colorado for a few years knows that spring means sun and warmth, but it also probably means one or two more snowstorms. These snowstorms can be particularly dangerous, as they sometimes take [...]

Denver Police Are Planning Awareness Campaign Aimed At Pedestrian Safety

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In response to an unusually large number of pedestrian accidents in the first three months of 2013, CBS Denver reports that the Denver Police are planning an awareness campaign aimed at educating people about pedestrian safety. A CBS crew working on the story found that while it was easy to spot drivers who were engaged [...]

Driver Drove Straight Through Intersection Despite Being In A Left Turn Lane

According to CBS Denver, a driver who drove straight through an intersection despite being in a left turn lane caused serious injuries to another driver. At the intersection of Lincoln and Speer, a driver, whose name has not been released, proceeded straight through the intersection in a left-turn-only lane, crashing head-on into a driver in [...]

Each Year Over 5 Million Traffic Accidents Occur In The United States

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Each year, over 5 million traffic accidents occur across the United States, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, resulting in hundreds of thousands of serious injuries and tens of thousands of fatalities. In fact, the CDC reports that auto accidents are the leading cause of death in the country for children and young [...]

Roll Over Car Crash on 50th Street

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Tampa Bay Online reported that a woman was seriously injured in a car crash on 50th street under Interstate 4. When police reported to the scene one car was on its side. The police reported that it was a two car crash. In the one vehicle that was overturned there was a woman and her [...]