Denver Commercial Vehicle Accident Lawyer | Garbage Truck Rollover

A garbage truck rolled over at 23rd Avenue and Colorado Blvd this morning, causing significant damage to a passenger car that it rolled onto. According to KDVR.com, Shawn Howell saw the accident. He reported that the trash truck and a Jeep were both traveling north on Colorado when they came to another accident. In trying to avoid the other wreck, the trash truck rolled and damaged the Jeep. No one was seriously injured in the accident. An employee of Law Father who happened to drive past the crash site stopped to help, and took some pictures of the scene as the garbage truck was lifted back onto its wheels.

Have you or a family member been injured in a commercial vehicle collision? Contact an experienced commercial vehicle accident lawyer to discuss your options.

 

According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, large trucks or buses are involved in around 300,000 crashes every year nationwide. Most of these, like this morning’s crash at 23rd and Colorado, involve property damage only, but there are over 50,000 injury accidents involving large trucks and buses every year, and 3,00 or more fatal crashes. It is very fortunate that this morning’s crash was not one of these.

If you or a member of your family have been involved in a commercial vehicle accident, contact a dedicated Denver commercial vehicle accident lawyer. Even if there was no injury, insurance companies are concerned with the bottom line, and often try to settle claims for less than they actually cost to fix. John Fuller is an aggressive commercial vehicle accident lawyer who knows how to work with the system to ensure that an accident that was caused by someone else’s negligence does not become a financial hardship for you. For more information and a FREE CONSULTATION contact John at (303)597-4500.


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