Tag Archives: Denver car accident lawyers

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…)

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…)

I Was in an Accident, But It’s Not My Fault: How…  

I Was in an Accident, But It’s Not My Fault: How to Prove ItAccording to the CDC Injury Center, distracted drivers kill approximately nine people and injure over 1,000 people every day in the United States. With numbers like this, it’s imperative that you stay focused and cognizant when you’re driving your vehicle. If you’re harmed in an auto accident due to the negligence of another driver, you have the right to seek compensation for a number of damages, including medical expenses, lost wages, property damage, and more. Let Hull & Zimmerman prove that you were not at fault and that you deserve reparations.(more…)

My Accident Injuries Just Showed Up, Is It Too Lat…  

My Accident Injuries Just Showed Up, Is It Too Late to File a Claim?Oftentimes when accidents occur the parties involved fall victim to adrenaline and shock. When this happens our bodies work in overdrive to stave off pain and rational thought. This can lead to the masking of injuries.However, as days and weeks go by, injuries may start to show themselves. It may eventually sink in that the injured party should let the insurance company of the at-fault party know that there were, in fact, injuries sustained due to their insured’s negligence. But, is it too late? (more…)

Oh No! You’ve Been Involved in a Multi-Vehicle A…  

Oh No! You’ve Been Involved in a Multi-Vehicle Accident - Now WhatCar accidents are always scary, guaranteed.  Even if it’s a minor one.  So, as you can imagine when the accident involves three or more vehicles, the situation becomes even more high-stress.The first thing you think about after a multi-vehicle accident is the damage it caused.  Are you hurt?  Did someone else get hurt?  How’s my car?  But once you’ve determined those facts, you’ll want to know who’s at fault.(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.

1 killed, 2 injured in 2-vehicle accident in Eliza…  

Last Tuesday, a tragic 2-vehicle accident in the town of Elizabeth, Colorado left 1 person dead and 2 others injured.The accident occurred on County Road 21 at around 2 p.m., according to Elizabeth Fire Department officials.  The Colorado State Patrol is investigating the accident, but believes that a 1996 Buick Century carrying 3 Elizabeth High School students collided with a Jeep at the intersection of County Road 154.The driver of the Buick, 18, was transported to Littleton Adventist Hospital for treatment of unspecified injuries.  A 16-year old in the vehicle was flown to Swedish Medical Center, but her condition was not reported.  A third passenger in the vehicle, 17, was killed in the accident.Our utmost sympathies go out to the victims' families and friends.

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.