Albuquerque, NM - Accident at 16th St & Lomas Blvd Results in Injuries
Albuquerque, NM (March 2, 2021) - Injuries resulting from a crash in Albuquerque on Monday, March 1, required aid from first responders.
At around 7:14 a.m., local authorities were notified of the accident. The site was located near the joining of 16th Street NW and Lomas Boulevard NW. Two vehicles collided upon entering the intersection.
The injured parties were evaluated at the scene by responding paramedics. At least one person suffered injuries. The extent of the ensuing injuries was not reported.
The Albuquerque Police Department is managing the crash investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Intersection Collisions in New Mexico
An intersection can be a hotspot for a catastrophic collision. According to the Federal Highway Administration, there are more than 2.5 million intersection collisions reported each year in the United States, making up the second-largest crash category in the country. An estimated 40% of reported crashes take place at intersections, along with one-quarter of fatal traffic accidents.
In the state of New Mexico, plaintiffs injured in a vehicle collision have a right to be fully compensated for injuries resulting from the actions of a negligent party. When calculating the extent of a victim’s damages, many different factors are taken into consideration, including the suffering endured by the victim and the extent of their financial damages resulting from a New Mexico car accident. Considering all these factors can be overwhelming for those trying their best to recover after a car accident.
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