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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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Driver Runs Red Light, Hits Cop | Denver Car Accident Lawyer

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A driver who ran a red light at Tower Rd and Iliff Ave hit a police officer, according to 9News. Witnesses have said that the officer was making a left turn onto Iliff on a green arrow, when the man traveling the opposite direction on Tower ran the red light, hitting the front of the [...]

Two Children Hurt in Car Accident | Denver Car Accident Lawyer

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The Denver Post reports on a car accident on I-25 that resulted in the closure of southbound lanes for over an hour and a half. A semi-truck broadsided a sedan that had lost control; although neither driver was injured, the two children who were riding in the car, one two years old and one 19 [...]

Motorcyclist Injured in Aurora | Aurora Motorcycle Collision Lawyer

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A motorcycle crash that was caught by a red light camera in Aurora has also caught the attention of Fox 31. A car entered the intersection, apparently without slowing down, well after the light turned red, and hit the side of a motorcycle that was crossing through the intersection on a green light. The motorcyclist, [...]

Texting and Driving Survey | Denver Distracted Driving Accident Lawyer

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A survey that was taken for a national insurance company by Harris Interactive suggests that about 57% of sixteen and seventeen year old drivers in the United States have texted while driving at least once according to 9 News. Distracted driving, and specifically texting and driving, is a problem that has received a good deal [...]