A Thursday night crash has claimed the life of a 42-year-old man. The car accident has also left two people injured. Colorado authorities do not yet know the cause of the accident and are still awaiting blood test results to determine if drugs or alcohol were contributing factors.
A crash on the highway has left one bicyclist dead after being struck by a vehicle. The driver, that was reportedly responsible for the crash, was believed to be under the influence at the time of the car accident. The driver has been released since being taken into custody and it is unknown if future charges will be filed against the driver in Colorado in this case.
An individual may have an increased chance of death if they are involved in a car accident in certain parts of Colorado. If a victim is in a car accident on a rural highway, the chances of dying steadily increase due to the fact that there is no dedicated ambulance service. Residents have called these areas, the dead zones.
A six-car accident took place at an intersection recently. The car accident resulted in three people sustaining injuries, and the victims were transported to the hospital for medical treatment. Colorado Authorities believe that one of the drivers had a medical condition which possibly caused a hit-and-run and the multiple vehicle crash.
In a bizarre and sad twist of events, a tow truck driver was involved in a crash while cleaning up a previous crash. The car accident took place when a driver of a pick-up truck crashed into a Colorado police officer's vehicle, then collided with the tow truck driver. Tragically, the tow truck driver died and the officer was injured.
Most drivers are aware of the dangers on the road. A car accident can occur at anytime, but when a driver is impaired in some way, the likelihood of a crash occurring increases greatly. A recent accident on Interstate 70 may just illustrate this point since it was determined that the driver of the car involved was impaired.
A Colorado man recently lost his life while riding his bicycle when he was hit by a man suspected of driving under the influence. The driver of the vehicle was reportedly just three blocks from his home at the time. This car accident has impacted the entire community.
Colorado police were working to piece together exactly what happened after a recent fatal crash in Denver. The preliminary evidence suggests the deadly car accident occurred after a Buick with three occupants is said to have run a red light. The car then collided with a taxi cab occupied by the driver and a passenger.
Automotive travel has become a fully integrated part of the American experience. Virtually everyone relies on transport by car or truck, and even in large metropolitan areas many people get back and forth on buses. Road travel has become such a part of daily life that it can be easy to forget how dangerous it can be to drive or ride in a vehicle. One recent Colorado car accident serves as a reminder of the importance of remaining alert and aware at all times while on the road.
When a car accident takes place, those involved are thrust into a series of events that can be physically, emotionally and financially devastating. Making matters worse, no one is prepared for a car wreck, and the sudden change in circumstances can bring on even more problems. Even when a victim survives a crash, he or she must deal with injuries that were sustained. Drunk driver negligence leads to many such crashes and may be the cause of a recent Colorado wreck.