Albuquerque, NM - Car Crash at Edith Blvd & Ave Cesar Chavez
Albuquerque, NM (March 5, 2020) - Officials from the Albuquerque Police Department responded to the scene of a car crash late on Thursday night, March 5th. Initial reports revealed that the accident took place near the intersection of Edith Boulevard and Avenida Cesar Chavez. According to local sources, the collision happened at around 6:54 p.m.
At this time, the cause of the crash hasn’t been disclosed. APD responded to the scene to render aid to those involved in the collision. The severity and number of resulting injuries weren’t reported.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is currently in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Intersection Accidents in New Mexico
When you cross an intersection, it’s crucial to be extremely vigilant, no matter if you’re a driver or a pedestrian. Intersections are a common site of serious crashes due to the fact that negligent drivers often fail to yield the right of way. For that reason, intersections accidents are responsible for nearly 50 percent of injury crashes each year.
There are an estimated 2.5 million intersection collisions reported annually in the United States. The most common kinds of intersection crashes include T-bones and sideswipes. In some cases, injured parties can pursue lost compensation by contacting a qualified Albuquerque personal injury lawyer.
You shouldn’t forego your right to compensation after a crash. Will Ferguson & Associates will fight for your compensation while you focus on your recovery. Give us a call at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your case.
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