Monthly Archives: September 2013

Moped Rider Injured in Colorado Springs Hit-and-Run

On September 2, a moped rider was seriously injured in a hit-and-run accident, according to KRDO.com. The moped rider suffered serious but non-life threatening injuries, according to the police. The crash happened around 9 p.m., near the intersection of Academy Boulevard and Astrozon Boulevard. The moped rider was hit as he was traveling through the… read more

Well-Known Cyclist Improving Following Boulder Bicycle Accident

On August 31, former U.S. national road champion Dale Stetina suffered life-threatening injuries in a bicycle accident near Boulder, Colorado. According to Velo News, he has started showing improvement over the last two weeks. Despite wearing a helmet, Stetina suffered a traumatic brain injury when he fell from his bike while trying to avoid hitting… read more

Parole Officer Killed in Utah Motorcycle Accident

A motorcycle accident on September 18 left a Utah probation and parole officer dead, according to Fox 13 in Salt Lake City. The accident happened in the morning around 12600 South and 4425 West and involved a collision between the parole officer’s motorcycle and a sanitation truck. At about 7:45 a.m., the probation officer was… read more

Georgetown Tractor-Trailer Rollover Closes Down I-70

A September 6 tractor-trailer rollover following a collision with a car forced the closure of the eastbound lanes of I-70 near Georgetown for several hours. According to the Denver Post, the truck-car accident, which left the highway covered with debris, happened about 8 a.m. The car and truck collided, which led to the car being… read more

Rocky Ford Scooter Accident Leaves One Injured

A September 9 collision between a minivan and a scooter left the scooter driver injured, according to the Prowers Journal. The accident only involved the two vehicles. Both vehicles were headed westbound on Colorado 50 at the time of the accident, which happened about two miles west of Rocky Ford at around 9:35 p.m. It… read more

Worst Intersections for Denver Pedestrian Accidents

Late last month, NBC 9News in Denver reported the results of an analysis of local traffic data concerning the worst intersections for pedestrian-car accidents. The report was compiled by 9News’ 9Wants to Know from information provided by Denver Public Works from pedestrian accidents between 2010 and 2012. According to the data, pedestrian-auto accidents from 2010… read more

One Killed, Elderly Driver Charged in Denver Scooter Accident

On August 31, an elderly motorist caused an accident that killed a scooter driver, according to the Denver Post. Three vehicles were involved in the accident, but it all started with the elderly driver, a 91-year-old woman, failing to stop at a red light. The elderly woman has been charged with careless driving resulting in… read more

One Killed, Two Injured in Fort Collins Car Accident

The Fort Collins Coloradoan is reporting that a woman was killed and two other people were seriously injured in a fatal car accident north of Fort Collins. The accident happened on the afternoon of September 10 on Terry Lake Road about 50 feet north of the Richards Lake Road/Larimer County Road 52E intersection. According to… read more

Motorcyclist Airlifted to Hospital After Utah Motorcycle Accident

A late July motorcycle accident in St. George, Utah left a motorcyclist seriously injured, according to the St. George News. The motorcyclist had to be airlifted to the Dixie Regional Medical Center after he was hit by a car at the intersection of Bluff Street and Red Hills Parkway on July 31. The rider was… read more