Posts Tagged ‘accident’

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


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


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 [...]

Deaths Rise Among Unbuckled Drivers | Denver Auto Accident Lawyer


In 2011, the number of people in Colorado who died while NOT wearing seat belts in traffic accidents increased for the first time since 2002, according to the Colorado Department of Transportation. Although this number has been declining for about ten years, along with overall traffic fatalities, the number, unfortunately, went back up last year. [...]

Pedestrian Seriously Injured | Colorado Pedestrian Accident Attorney


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 [...]

Motorcyclist Injured in Aurora | Aurora Motorcycle Collision Lawyer


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, [...]

1 Injured In Hit And Run | Denver Motorcycle Crash Lawyer


CBS Denver reports that the Denver Police are seeking information about a hit-and-run driver who rear-ended a motorcycle before disappearing.  Late in the evening at 20th Ave and Little Raven, the motorcyclist was struck from behind by a car, causing it to hit the car that was in front of it. The original driver took [...]

Traffic Fatalities On The Decline | Denver Car Crash Lawyer

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released an estimate of traffic fatalities for 2011, which projects a decline from the number in 2010. Better still, even though the total number of vehicle miles traveled (VMT) also decreased nationally in 2011, fatality rate per 100 million VMT declined as well, indicating that in addition [...]

Students Learn About Drunk Driving | Denver DUI Accident Lawyer

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9 News has reported on the participation of students at Bennett High School in the “Every Fifteen Minutes” program. The program is named for the assertion that every fifteen minutes, someone in the United States is killed by a drunk-driver in the United States. Bennett High School students, as part of this program, participated in [...]

1 Injured As SUV Lands In Cherry Creek | Denver Auto Collision Lawyer


Fox 31 News reports a man driving east on Speer Blvd Sunday morning was struck by another vehicle, and his SUV ended up in Cherry Creek, right across from Denver Health Medical Center. The driver of the car that hit the SUV is suspected to have run a red light at 8th and Speer, causing [...]