Albuquerque, NM - Crash at Coors Blvd & Paseo Del Norte Ends in Injuries
Albuquerque, NM (May 4, 2021) - On Tuesday, May 4, there were reported injuries following a car crash in the city of Albuquerque.
According to reports from local authorities, the incident occurred early that morning at around 11:48 a.m. The scene was located at the crossing of Coors Boulevard NW south of Paseo Del Norte NW. The wreck inflicted injuries to at least one person at the scene.
The area was closed for several hours while emergency response units cleared the site of related debris. The severity of the ensuing injuries was not included in the initial reports.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the collision is being handled by the Albuquerque Police Department, and more information will be provided as it continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Wrecks in New Mexico
Your chances of being involved in a car accident are more than you think. Someone is injured about every 26 minutes in a New Mexico vehicle collision, resulting in over 25,000 injuries each year. The state has one of the highest vehicle fatality rates in the country according to a study from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. According to the New Mexico Department of Transportation, a crash happens every 12 minutes on average.
Car crashes in New Mexico are caused by a variety of roadway hazards, such as poor driving, excessive speed, unsafe road conditions, poor truck maintenance, road construction, and inadequate signage. Determining liability for a crash can be difficult and more complex than simply determining fault, and injured parties are often unprepared to protect their legal rights after a catastrophic accident. New Mexico car crash attorneys who specialize in car accidents work with car crash injury cases resulting from a variety of causes.
At Will Ferguson & Associates, we believe that people who have been injured because of another’s negligence are entitled to fair compensation, and we have a proven history of fighting for the legal rights of clients across New Mexico. Albuquerque crash victims are owed a debt and are entitled to be paid its full value —not just part of it — and a qualified personal injury attorney in Albuquerque can help you recover the complete value of your claim. Contact our law offices today at (505) 243-5566 if you have been unfairly injured in a New Mexico car accident to see what your legal options are to pursue lost compensation for your injuries and other damages resulting from a car crash.
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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.