Archive for the ‘Denver Pedestrian Accidents’ Category

Walk Signals Will Give More Time For Pedestrain Crossing In Denver

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  Walk signals in Denver will soon last longer, giving pedestrians more time to cross streets, according to CBS Denver. The Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices, a federal guideline that is used by many federal and state agencies in deigning traffic control devices, has been updated to suggest that pedestrians should be given 3.5 [...]

143 pedestrian collisions This Year Alone

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  9 News reports on a fatal pedestrian accident near Exposition and Havana. This is one more in what has become a rash of pedestrian accidents in the Denver Metro area this year. The 143 pedestrian collisions worked by the Denver Police Department in the first four months of 2013 represents more than a 20% [...]

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 [...]

There Has Been A Spike In Pedestrian Accidents In 2013

There has been a spike in pedestrian accidents in 2013, according to 9 News. Over the first 8 weeks of the year, auto-pedestrian collisions have been up 48% from previous years, a statistic which gives the Denver Police significant cause for concern. Compounding that concern is that there were more fatal hit-and-run accidents in Denver [...]

Cyclist Hit Near DU | Denver Hit-And-Run Crash Attorney

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An arrest has been made in the case of a fatal hit-and-run crash near the campus of the University of Denver, according to 9News. The victim was an Iranian graduate student at DU, who was struck by a red or maroon SUV as it drove through a red light at University and Evans, while he [...]

Pedestrian Seriously Injured | Colorado Pedestrian Accident Attorney

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The intersection of Federal and Florida was closed, according to the Denver Post, because of a pedestrian accident that resulted in the seriously injured pedestrian being transported to Denver Health. Neither the identity nor the condition of the pedestrian is known. The crash happened shortly after 4:00 pm, and Denver Police closed off the intersection [...]

Tragic Pedestrian Collision | Denver Pedestrian Collision Lawyer

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A jogger was killed in a tragic accident when he was hit by a car, which then drove through a fence and into a house according to the Denver Post.  A resident of the home was injured. Witnesses saw the white Honda Pilot driving  very fast on the south frontage road along Hampden Avenue. The [...]

Distracted Driver Kills Two in Thornton | Denver Wrongful Death Lawyer

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KDVR.com is reporting that two men are dead and a young boy is in critical condition after a man in a Toyota pick-up struck them from behind while they were walking in Thornton, Colorado on Saturday. According to reports, the driver is 33-year-old Michael Grennan of Loveland, Colorado. Grennan has previous arrests including DUI. The [...]

Negligent Driver Strikes Down 62-Year-Old | Denver Negligent Driver Attorney

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Sources at FOX31 have reported that 62-year-old, Manuel Gonzales, was struck down Friday night while crossing the intersection of Cherry Street and Sherwood Street in Fort Collins.  He was rushed to Medical Center of the Rockies for treatment of serious injuries sustained from the accident.  His condition is presently unknown.  Carol Campau was driving the [...]

Fatal Collision at Dangerous Keystone Intersection | Colorado Pedestrian Accident Attorney

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Tragic accident during a Colorado ski trip involved a Romanian tourist. According to CBS News, a suspected DUI driver struck and killed a pedestrian in Keystone. The incident occurred at a crosswalk located at the intersection of Highway 6 and Rasor Drive. Initial reports have indicated that two vehicles were present at the time of [...]