One Injured in Semi-Truck Accident on I-25 in El Paso County, CO
El Paso County, CO -- June 6, 2022, one person sustained injuries after an accident where a semi-truck and multiple vehicles crashed on I-25.
Preliminary reports indicate that the crash took place at around 2:00 p.m. along I-25 in the area of Mesa ridge Parkway and US Highway 85.
The exact cause of the crash is unclear at this time. Officials said only that multiple vehicles, including a tractor-trailer, crashed along the interstate. As a result, one person sustained unspecified injuries.
Roads were wet at the time, but it's unclear what all contributed to the crash.
Commentary on Tractor-Trailer Accident on I-25 in El Paso County
It's not too unusual for there to be so few details about a serious crash involving multiple vehicles, especially with a commercial truck involved. The scenes can be incredibly chaotic, and without the right tools or experience, complex factors can go overlooked. That's one of the reasons independent investigations are so important after a truck wreck, and it's why a lot of people end up going to experienced attorneys with police reports that barely even scratch the surface. Seeking out that professional help as soon as possible is usually the more prudent path forward, and the same would likely prove true here, as well.