Tag Archives: Denver car accident attorneys

Be Aware of the All-Too-Common Parking Lot Acciden…  

How to Avoid a Parking Lot Accident!Driving these days can be a bit scary. With handheld devices in just about every hand, many drivers are distracted every time they get behind the wheel by more than just everyday occurrences that happen on the road. For this reason, it’s imperative that you stay focused and pay close attention to your surroundings when driving. Even in the parking lot. Many of us don’t consider parking lot accidents to be serious, relevant, or common. But that’s not the case. Parking lot accidents occur more often than you may think because generally, people think there’s very little risk while driving slowly in a parking lot or pulling in or out of a parking space. When we feel over-confident, our guard goes down. (more…)

Sharing the Road with Cyclists: An Article About S…  

Motorists Sharing the Road with Cyclists: An Article About Safety The weather in Colorado is a dream come true, mild seasons allow for outdoor activity throughout the year. We all love it. However, with all these beautiful, sunny days come the cyclists. With cyclists, come the preventable car accidents. Today we’re going over how cyclists and motorists can share the road for everyone’s safety.  (more…)

Drugs and Their Impact on Driving Accidents…  

Drugs and Their Impact on Driving Accidents We hear a lot about the negative outcomes that occur due to drunk driving, but not as much about the very real impact of driving while under the influence of drugs, both legal prescription medication and illegal narcotics. With Colorado being one of the first states to legalize marijuana use, this is becoming a more significant, problematic issue here. Finding out the exact numbers associated with drug-impaired drivers has proven difficult. However, we can tell you that the problem is significant and just like drunk driving, it isn’t going anywhere.(more…)

Roll-over accident in Denver caused by hit-and-run…  

Wednesday afternoon a hit-and-run accident in Denver caused a van to rollover near Downing Street.According to Denver Police, a driver on E. 13th Ave. sped through a red light, and struck the side of a heating and plumbing van. The van flipped on it's side, and then proceeded to roll several times. The driver who caused the accident fled from the scene by foot.The driver of the van did not sustain serious injuries from the car accident. Police are still trying to  locate the individual who left the crime scene. Delays were experienced around the accident site while emergency crews cleaned the area.If you have been injured in a car accident in Denver, please contact the Denver car accident lawyers of Hull & Zimmerman, P.C. by calling (303) 423-1770 today.

1 killed, 4 injured in ambulance accident near Avo…  

Yesterday, a fatal three-vehicle accident occurred east of Avondale on U.S. 50. According to the Colorado State Patrol, the car accident happened when an ambulance on its way to a hospital in Colorado Springs crashed into a Dodge pickup truck. The collision sent the westbound Dodge head-on into an eastbound vehicle.The ambulance hit the truck's back right side as the truck moved into the left westbound lane to turn onto 51st Lane. The vehicle that the truck was pushed into was a Mercury Mountaineer SUV. The ambulance and SUV both continued driving for a few yards after the accident, until falling into a ditch off the side of the highway and flipping.An 84-year-old man being transported in the ambulance was flown to Penrose Main Hospital, after the accident. He later passed away from his injuries. An 18-year-old and a 40-year-old in the SUV were taken to St. Mary Corwin with unspecified injuries. Two people in the truck suffered minor injuries.If you or someone you love has been injured in a car accident, contact the Denver car accident attorneys of Hull & Zimmerman, P.C. at (303) 423-1770 to learn more about how we can help you.

Three-car accident claims the life of one…  

A three-car accident off of I-25 claimed that life of one person in Denver.Denver police are now investigating the incident in order to decide what caused the fatal crash. Three other people were injured in the incident and taken to the Denver Health Medical Center to be treated.According to officials, two sport utility vehicles and another passenger car were involved in the accident. The woman who was killed was driving the car, she was 31 years old. The northbound lanes of I-25 near the accident were closed for five hours while crews investigated.Our thoughts are with the friends and family of the victims at this time.

Two killed in car accident on Highway 160…  

Two people were killed in a car accident on Highway 160 near  La Veta.According to Colorado State Troopers,a woman was heading westbound down than road and traveling at a high speed when she attempted to pass a vehicle in a no-pass zone.A 59-year-old man was traveling east carrying a horse trailer when the two vehicles collided. Both drivers were killed as a result of the accident. A passenger in the eastbound vehicle was transported to the hospital to be treated for injuries and the horse was not injured.Our thoughts and condolences are with the friends and family of the victim.

Four people injured in rollover accident…  

A teenager and her four passengers were injured in an SUV rollover car accident while driving on County Road 411.According to Colorado State Patrol, the 17-year-old driver skidded out of control after trying to negotiate a series of curves. The car then struck an embankment on the side of the road causing it to flip and roll over.All of the girls were between the age 15 and 17 and three of the them, including the driver, were not wearing seat belts.  One teen suffered serious injury as a result of the accident. The driver was cited for careless driving that caused serious injury, allowing passengers to not wear seat belts and driving without insurance.Our thoughts are with the injured victims during their recovery.

Chain-reaction accident kills one, injures another…  

One person was killed and another was seriously injured after chain-reaction car accident in Adams County.The accident occurred near East 70th Avenue when a Ford pickup truck crossed the center line and side swiped an oncoming semi-trailer. After this collision, another car tried to avoid the accident and swerved into a westbound lane causing it to collide with a sand truck.The sand truck then lost control, flipped over the guardrail and rolled down an embankment. The male driver of the red car was pronounced dead at the scene and the semi-trailer driver was seriously injured. The accident is currently still under investigation at this time.

Man arrested after hit-and-run accident that injur…  

Felony charges filed against a 73-year-old man that was involved in a hit-and-run car accident that left a 12-year-old boy injured.The accident occurred on March 13 when the boy was crossing the street and was struck by  the blue sedan at the intersection of Evan Ave. and Federal Blvd.The driver fled the scene and three vehicles followed him and blocked his vehicle so that he was unable to keep driving. Police then came to the scene and took the man into custody. The 12-year-old boy sustained serious head and leg injuries as a result of the accident.Our thoughts are with the friends and family of the victim.