Denver, CO (August 14, 2019) - An impaired motorcyclist has crashed in to a parked car and their passenger was killed just after 11pm. The fatal motorcycle crash happened at the North Elm and East Colfax intersection in Denver. Denver Police and CDOT continue to investigate the circumstances of this fatal accident at this time. The driver of the motorcycle was taken to the hospital and then arrested for vehicular homicide and being investigated for DUI.

Motorcycle Accidents and Wrongful Death Cases in Colorado

When a loved one has been taken from you too soon it's catastrophic. When that takes place because of a negligent impaired driver you probably feel like that person is solely responsible. CDOT says in 2018, there were 103 motorcycle riders killed in Colorado. There have been 65 motorcyclist deaths in 2019 compared with 60 at this time last year. According to CDOT, motorcycle fatalities increased 30% from 2012 to 2018, reaching a peak with 125 deaths in 2016.

If your family has been stripped away in an avoidable motorcycle crash at the hands of a DUI driver, you have rights to compensation and our Colorado motorcycle accident attorneys can assist you with a possible wrongful death case today.

At Anderson Hemmat, we understand that facing a death in the family on your own might seem downright impossible. If that family member was the main financial provider the bills will continue to pile up. It is important to act fast and realize you are never alone when you hire our firm. Please contact Anderson Hemmat at (888) 492-6342 or click here to begin your free case evaluation.

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