Albuquerque, NM - Accident at Carlisle Blvd & Menaul Blvd Ends in Injuries
Albuquerque, NM (January 25, 2021) - A serious collision left at least one person injured in Albuquerque on Sunday night, January 24.
Local authorities were notified of the collision at around 5:03 p.m. that evening. The site of the collision was located at the intersection of Carlisle Boulevard NE and Menaul Boulevard NE. Emergency responders were dispatched to the site of the crash to render aid to the injured parties.
The site of the crash was closed while first responders were present. The severity of the resulting injuries has not been reported. No updates on the conditions of the injured parties are currently available.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident is currently underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Speeding-Related Crashes in Albuquerque
Speeding is a prevalent factor in fatal car crashes in the United States. Over the past twenty years, speeding has been involved in roughly one-third of reported traffic fatalities nationwide. A total of 9,378 people were killed by speeding drivers nationwide in 2018, an average of 25 deaths per day. New Mexico ranks twelfth in the nation for high-speed collisions according to findings from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
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.
At Will Ferguson & Associates, we believe in ensuring that the legal system remains fair, effective, and efficient. Our team of New Mexico personal injury attorneys has an ethical obligation to vigorously and competently defend your rights within the law. We will fight for your legal rights and make sure that you recover the full compensation you deserve. No crash victim should be left holding the bill for an accident caused by another’s negligence. Contact our offices today at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your case if you have been injured in a New Mexico car crash.
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