Patricia M. Jarzobski, P.C.
Contact Us Today
Menu Icon
View Our Practice Areas

Car accidents: Construction worker seriously injured

Most drivers, from a young age, have been told of the dangers of driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Sadly, too often, people still make poor choices before getting behind the wheel of a motor vehicle, resulting in tragic car accidents in many cases. A recent incident in Colorado Springs involving a pedestrian and a car left a woman with serious injuries and the driver with serious charges.

 Officers with the Colorado Springs Police Department were called to the accident scene just after noon on a recent Friday. According to witnesses, a female construction worker had been hit by a vehicle. Apparently, she had been wearing a reflective vest.

The victim was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. Officers have said the female driver of the sedan that hit the woman appeared to be intoxicated. They have since charged her with DUI as well as other offences. Law enforcement is asking anyone with information about the incident to contact the CSPD.

Unfortunately, whether in Colorado or elsewhere, car accidents involving pedestrians typically do not end well for the pedestrian. The victim in this case suffered serious injuries that could lead to her death or, if she survives, may permanently impact her lifestyle. Often, people who have been involved in these types of car accidents end up facing financial challenges due to medical costs, lost income and other unexpected expenses. The victim in this case may choose to file a personal injury lawsuit against the driver, separate from any criminal charges, which may help her recoup monetary losses.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information
  • Super Lawyers Patricia M. Jarzobski | 5 Years
  • Best Lawyers 2020
  • Super Lawyers Patricia M. Jarzobski | Super Lawyers
  • Avvo Rating 10.0 Patricia M. Jarzobski | Top Attorney
  • Americas Top 100 | 2017 | High Stakes Litigation
  • Super Lawyers | 2020
  • Best Law Firms 2020

Contact Patricia For Help and Answers Today

Office Image
Office Image
Call 303-332-3344 or contact us online using the form below to talk to us today.

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.


Privacy Policy

Map Image

3575 Ringsby Court
STE 308
Denver, CO 80216

Phone: 303-322-3344
Fax: 303-322-6644
Map & Directions