Complete Boulder County, CO accident reports and news.

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Accidents in Boulder County are a major cause of property damage, injury, and death each year

In Boulder County, statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration show that traffic crashes remain a primary public safety issue. Car, truck, bicycle, pedestrian, and motorcycle accidents are all a common occurrence, despite improvements in vehicle safety features, road design, bicycle and pedestrian corridors, and traffic signs.

When an accident happens in Boulder County, it is important to do the following immediately:

  • Remain at the crash scene;
  • Check on the condition of all people involved in the crash;
  • Call the police;
  • Exchange information with other drivers;
  • Get contact information from witnesses;
  • Inform your insurance company;
  • Get appropriate medical treatment, and track the details;
  • Take photos of vehicle damage and injuries;
  • Consider hiring a personal injury attorney.

An injury attorney handles all the details so that you don't have to.

After a Boulder County accident, there are many issues that need to be handled immediately. Dealing with doctors, repair shops, car rental companies, police, and insurance companies is overwhelming, especially when someone is seriously injured. At this point, many injured people choose to hire a personal injury attorney whose job it is to handle the details and paperwork so that you can focus on recovery.

Personal injury lawyers offer a no-cost claim evaluation to help you.

Since there is no cost to speak with a lawyer, it is a good idea to learn more about your potential personal injury claim. Accident Data Center can help you by connecting you with our network of experienced injury lawyers who can provide you with information about your rights and options. Learn more here about the value of a no-cost legal claim evaluation.

Accident Reports by city

Most recent accident reports

Datesort ascending Type Headline
Thu, 10/20/2016 Truck Accident Man killed when struck by tractor trailer on Highway 128 in Boulder County, Colorado
Fri, 07/15/2016 Car Accident Vincent Perez and Allen Leszczynski killed in head-on collision on U.S. 287 near Longmont, Colorado
Mon, 07/04/2016 Car Accident Craig Towler suffers critical injuries and Dylan Gottschling, 19, arrested in collision on East Aurora Avenue in Boulder, Colorado
Sat, 06/25/2016 Bicycle Accident Bicyclist William Davis, 35, killed in alleged DUI hit-and-run crash in Boulder, Colorado
Sun, 06/12/2016 Car Accident Sarah Ball, 18, and Peter Kim, 19, killed, and Issac Lutz, 31, injured in single-vehicle crash on U.S. Forest Service Road 456A in Boulder County, Colorado
Fri, 05/20/2016 Bicycle Accident Peyton Knowlton, 8, killed in bicycle collision at 17th Avenue and Alpine Street in Longmont, Colorado
Sat, 05/07/2016 Car Accident Stacey Reynolds, 30, and Joe Ramas killed in collision on Arapahoe Avenue in Boulder, Colorado
Sat, 03/12/2016 Car Accident Loretta Avalos, 65, killed, and Niraj Gautam, 18, charged in car crash on U.S. Highway 287 in Lafayette, Colorado
Sun, 02/21/2016 Bicycle Accident Bicyclist seriously injured after hit-and-run on Highway 36 in Boulder County, Colorado
Wed, 12/23/2015 Car Accident Robert Eugene Padilla dead, 2 injured after fiery single-vehicle crash on 55th Street and Monarch Road in Boulder, Colorado
Sat, 12/12/2015 Pedestrian Accident Maria Chairez, 42, critically injured in pedestrian collision with hit-and-run driver at Ninth Avenue and Kimbark Street in Longmont, Colorado
Mon, 12/07/2015 Bus Accident Five students and driver Elizabeth Burris, 39, injured in school-bus crash on Highway 7 in Boulder County, Colorado
Fri, 10/16/2015 Bicycle Accident Bicyclist critically injured in crash with hit-and-run vehicle on Olde Stage Road
Wed, 08/12/2015 Motorcycle Accident Michael Katke, 65, and Angel Philp, 52, killed in motorcycle crash with Jeep at North Foothills Highway and Lefthand Canyon Drive near Boulder, Colorado
Fri, 07/17/2015 Motorcycle Accident Moped struck by vehicle in hit-and-run on East County Line Road near Arapahoe Road in Erie, Colorado
Thu, 06/25/2015 Car Accident One sustains severe injuries after driver runs red light at the Diagonal Highway and IBM Drive, t-bones other vehicle and causes pileup in Gunbarrel, CO
Tue, 06/23/2015 Other Type of Accident 30-year-old man sustains critical injuries in 50 foot fall while climbing the First Flatiron near Boulder, CO; No safety equipment was used
Sat, 05/23/2015 Car Accident Troopers Taylor Thyfault, 21, killed and Clinton Rushing, 37, injured while investigating crash site on Highway 66 in Longmont, Colorado
Wed, 04/01/2015 Car Accident Kendra Marie Trimm, 25, arrested after hit-and-run and crash into house on 830 E. 5th Ave. in Longmont, Colorado
Sun, 12/21/2014 Car Accident 19-year-old male dies after striking tree off of US 36 near Lyons, Colorado