Albuquerque, NM - 1 Injured in Double Semi Crash at I-40 & Eubank Blvd
Albuquerque, NM (April 20, 2020) - Two semi-trucks collided in the Albuquerque area late Saturday evening. One person was hospitalized following the accident. Initial reports indicated that the accident took place near the intersection of I-40 and Eubank Boulevard.
Emergency units responded to the scene at around 6 p.m. to extricate one of the truck drivers. One semi reportedly rear-ended the other, causing the crash. The trapped driver was hospitalized with serious injuries.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is currently in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Semi-Truck Accidents in Albuquerque
Large commercial vehicles can weigh up to 10,000 pounds and carry cargo weighing nearly 80,000 pounds. These vehicles can cause devastating crashes, especially when traveling at highway speeds. Each year, around 700 people riding inside big rigs are killed in collisions.
Obtaining compensation after a semi-truck accident isn’t easy. Big insurance companies will try their best to limit your compensation. A qualified New Mexico semi-truck crash attorney can help injured parties obtain a fair settlement for their injuries.
At Will Ferguson & Associates, we can help injured victims pursue the full value of your claim. We understand the law and the tricks commonly used by these big insurance companies. Give us a call at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your case today.
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