Month: April 2016

Truck crash destroys garage, leaves driver dead

On behalf of The Paul Wilkinson Law Firm, LLC posted in Truck Accidents on Wednesday, April 27, 2016.

There are many scary scenarios that you imagine out on the road, and one of them is a runaway semi-truck. Semis-trucks have so much power and can sustain so much of their momentum that when they are involved in a crash, the devastation is usually immense. So when one of these vehicles is out of control, or the driver simply can't operate the vehicle in a safe way, these trucks are some of the most dangerous things out on the road. It is important to realize this when you consider an accident ...

Play ball! Will baseball season see an increase in drunk driving?

On behalf of The Paul Wilkinson Law Firm, LLC posted in Car Accidents drunk driving on Tuesday, April 12, 2016.

The Colorado Rockies season has officially started. Baseball season marks the return of warmer temperatures and spending more time outside. It also leads to an increase in drunk driving accidents throughout the state. Accidents involving alcohol-impaired drivers are not uncommon after baseball games. Some fans have too many drinks at the game and don't realize they are too impaired to get home safely. This is a serious safety risk for everyone on the road. More than 150 people are killed i...

Legal aftermath of Paul Walker’s fatal car accident continues

On behalf of The Paul Wilkinson Law Firm, LLC posted in Car Accidents on Friday, April 8, 2016.

The exact cause of a given car accident is not always clear. Working with experienced investigators often helps, but there are times when definitive answers are just not available. That appears to be the case in the 2013 car accident deaths of actor Paul Walker and his friend Roger Rodas. The two men were traveling in Rodas' 2005 Porsche Carrera GT just after Thanksgiving in 2013 when they struck a concrete pole and several trees. The men were likely killed by a combination of impact forces a...