Posts Tagged ‘Fatal’

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 [...]

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 [...]

Dangerous Speeding Leads to Fatal Crash | Denver Motorcycle Accident Attorney

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According to CBS News, a motorcycle crash ended tragically in Aurora over the weekend. The accident occurred Saturday evening on Iliff Avenue near Interstate 225. Police officials claimed that they received a called reporting two motorcycles driving recklessly by speeding and driving along the shoulder to pass cars along I-225. Before police cars could get [...]

Traffic Fatalities Increasing Among Teen Drivers | Denver Vehicle Accident Attorney

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According to 9 News, a recent report indicates that tragic teenage fatalities due to car accidents are steadily increasing. The Governors Highway Safety Association researched the deaths of 16 and 17year old drivers through the first six month period of 2011 and discovered an 11 percent increase over the previous year. This increase is believed [...]

New DUI Program Involves DUI Victims | Denver Drunk Driving Accident Attorney

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According to FOX 31 News, around 10,000 fatal DUI related crashes occurred in the year 2011. In an attempt at reducing this number, a new program aimed at lowering the number of repeat driving while drunk offenders is pairing DUI victims with people who have been arrested for DUI offenses. The Mothers Against Drunk Driving [...]

Pedestrian Involved in Fatal Hit and Run | Lakewood Pedestrian Accident Attorney

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Vehicles often have a hard time seeing pedestrians, especially at night. Pedestrians need to be extra careful when walking along side the road. According to The Denver Post, a pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle that did not stop. The incident occurred around 10pm in Lakewood on West 10th Avenue near Sheridan Boulevard. [...]

Headphones Linked to Fatal Vehicle-Pedestrian Accidents | Denver Pedestrian Accident Attorney

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According to 9 News, there has been a connection made between wearing headphones and fatal vehicle-pedestrian collisions. Colorado state patrol reports that wearing headphones is dangerous for drivers due to being unable to hear on-coming trains or emergency sirens. Although wearing headphones while driving is illegal, wearing headphones as a pedestrian is not. Pedestrians also [...]

Fatal Collision Involving Suspected Drunk Driver | Westminster Drunk Driving Lawyer

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Drinking and driving can leave catastrophic damages for yourself and others. According to CBS News, a suspected drunk driver ran a red light and then took off after crashing into another vehicle. The devastating collision occurred early Friday morning in Westminster at the intersection of 118th Place and Sheridan Boulevard. A SUV ran a red [...]

Fatal Truck Collision With Tree | Lakewood Vehicle Accident Lawyer

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Distracted or impaired driving can be dangerous for everyone on the road. Driving while intoxicated or impaired in any way is detrimental to your own safety as well as other motorists or pedestrians. According to The Denver Post, a man was killed when his pick up truck barreled out of control and hit a tree [...]

Hit And Run Driver Caught | Aurora Drunk Driving Accident Attorney

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According to 9News.com , a woman who ran a red light at 35th and Tower Road, causing a deadly crash, has been aprehended and charged with several criminal offenses, including vehicular homicide. A woman driving a Dodge Intrepid ran a red light, hitting a Ford F-150 truck, then ran away from the scene. The Ford, [...]