Flesch & Beck Law - Injury Attorneys - Criminal Defense
Free Consultations. Call Today.
We Are Your Lawyers
Trial Tested. Trial Ready.
Get Help Today
View Our Practice Areas

Auto-pedestrian accidents often occur as secondary collisions

One might say the woman who was seriously injured in a recent accident in Colorado was a "temporary" pedestrian. Moments earlier, she had been traveling by motor vehicle but stopped her car and was walking across the road to assist other motorists who had just been involved in a terrible crash. Auto-pedestrian accidents like this one typically have devastating outcomes.

This particular incident unfolded on a recent Thursday night. It was just after 9 p.m. when a car spun out of control on an icy road, ending up in an opposing lane of traffic. A head-on collision between that car and another vehicle resulted.

A woman who was riding past the scene and saw the crash stopped her car and got out to see if she could render aid to the victims. As she crossed the road, she herself suffered serious injuries when a car hit her. Police say another vehicle also veered off the icy road and smashed into the woman's parked car.

The woman was listed in serious condition and had to undergo several surgeries. Auto-pedestrian accidents in Colorado often result in very serious injuries or death. Recovering victims may seek guidance from personal injury attorneys, especially when they are considering filing claims against those deemed responsible. Medical treatment necessary for recovery is usually expensive, and compensation awarded in successfully litigated claims can help offset such costs. In situations where a death has occurred, an immediate family member may pursue justice on behalf of a deceased accident victim.

Source: kdvr.com, "Good Samaritan hit by vehicle while helping at deadly head-on crash in Greeley", Chuck Hickey, Nov. 18, 2016

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information
  • LC - Lead Counsel Rated
  • BBB Accredited Business - BBB Rating A+
  • Avvo Clients' Choice 2012 - Personal Injury
  • Top American Lawyers
  • TeamDaveLogan.com
  • Haystack Official Registered Company | HaystackHelp.com
  • Sportsman of Colorado Radio Show
  • The National Trial Lawyers Top 100

Get Started With A Free Case Consultation

We are committed to the justice you deserve. Call us at 720-689-0322 to speak with an attorney or fill out the form below.

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

This site uses Google's Invisible reCAPTCHA, which is subject to Google's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Englewood Office
333 W. Hampden Avenue Suite 710
Englewood, CO 80110

Phone: 720-689-0322
Fax: 303-806-8882
Englewood Law Office Map

Denver Office
999 18th Street Suite 3000
Denver, CO 80202

Phone: 720-689-0322
Fax: 303-806-8882
Denver Law Office Map

Flesch & Beck Law - Injury Attorneys - Criminal Defense

How Can We Help?