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Tips for Being a Safe and Smart Pedestrian in Colo…  

Tips for Being a Safe and Smart Pedestrian in ColoradoColorado has become a very pedestrian-friendly state, especially in the Denver metro area.  Bikes and motorized scooters are commonly used in the busy downtown areas of Colorado, and walkers are ever present.  So, how do pedestrians stay safe in those car-congested areas? By being smart.(more…)

Local doctor and professor arrested for fatal hit …  

A local doctor at Centennial Medical Plaza, Medical Center of Aurora, and Sky Ridge Medical Center, who is also an assistant professor at University of Colorado in Denver, turned himself in last week in connection to a fatal hit and run.The 40 year-old man is charged with leaving the scene of an accident that resulted in death and reckless driving resulting in death.According to witness statements, a 55 year-old man who exited a bus was crossing the street and stopped in the yellow median lane waiting for cars to pass when allegedly the doctor's gold SUV hit him and continued to drive away.The man was knocked into the busy street where he was hit by another car and dragged for several blocks before witnesses were able to get the car to stop.

Elderly man suffers serious injuries in pedestrian…  

This weekend, an elderly man was injured in a pedestrian accident at the intersection of Franklin Street and Colfax Avenue.According to the Denver Police, the accident occurred at around 9 a.m. on Saturday.  A driver traveling northbound on Franklin struck the man as he was walking northbound across Colfax at the crosswalk.  The driver was attempting to turn right into the eastbound lanes of Colfax.Investigators believe that a glare from the sun may have prevented the driver from seeing the pedestrian.The victim of the accident was transported to a nearby hospital with serious injuries.If you or a loved one has been injured in a pedestrian accident, contact the Denver pedestrian accident lawyers of Hull & Zimmerman, P.C. at 303-432-1770 to discuss your situation with one of our experienced personal injury attorneys today.

Woman injured when SUV hits her while walking dog…  

Earlier this month, a 50-year old woman was injured and sent to the hospital in critical condition after she was struck by an SUV.The pedestrian accident occurred at around 7:03 p.m. in Clifton, Colorado as the woman was taking her dog for a walk on the sidewalk along Canyon Trail.Neighbors witnessed the terrifying accident and told police that a 1993 GMC Suburban traveling northbound down Canyon Trail failed to properly negotiate a curve in the road, jumping the curb, and continuing onto the sidewalk.Police believe the vehicle's 21-year old driver was under the influence of drugs or alcohol at the time of the accident.The woman was taken to St. Mary's Hospital for treatment.  Her dog was killed in the accident.