Albuquerque, NM - 2 Car Wreck At 8th St & Lomas Blvd
Albuquerque, NM (December 18, 2019) - A crash involving two vehicles occurred earlier this morning on Wednesday, December 18th. According to the Albuquerque Police Department, the accident took place near the intersection of 8th Street NW and Lomas Boulevard NW. Authorities responded to the scene at around 8:25 a.m.
APD hasn’t yet released the cause of the accident. The current status of the drivers and other passengers hasn’t been released. Paramedics evaluated the conditions of the injured parties at the scene.
APD is managing the investigation into the cause of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Sideswipe Crashes in New Mexico
If you have traveled through the streets of Albuquerque, you’ve probably seen vehicles with dents, scrapes, and other defects. Many of these are likely the result of sideswipe collisions. These crashes involve the sides of two vehicles making contact on the road.
These crashes are sometimes referred to as “blindspot accidents,” because they often involve drivers attempting to change lanes. There are more than 539,000 reported sideswipe collisions each year. These crashes can result in serious injuries.
Victims injured by a reckless driver should contact a qualified New Mexico car crash attorney. The legal team at Will Ferguson & Associates has the experience needed to help you obtain a fair settlement. Call us today at (505) 243-5566 to see how we can help.
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Disclaimer: At Will Ferguson & Associates, it is our goal to honor the victims of the nightmarish accidents that often take place in New Mexico. We would also like to familiarize the public with ways they can avoid a similar fate and what they can do, should the unthinkable happen. The information contained within this article is not to be viewed as any type of medical or legal advice. The photographs depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.