Albuquerque, NM - Crash with Injuries at Ellison St & Jefferson St
Albuquerque, NM (May 10, 2020) - At least one person suffered injuries following a collision in Albuquerque on Friday morning. Authorities from the Albuquerque Police Department (APD) were called to the scene of the accident at around 9:36 a.m. on May 8th. The cause of the accident isn’t known at this time.
The accident reportedly occurred at the intersection of Ellison Street and Jefferson Street. At this time, the severity and number of resulting injuries haven’t been disclosed. APD officials were present to gather information on the crash and render aid to those at the scene.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Albuquerque Intersection Collisions
Each year, intersections are the location of nearly 40% of reported crashes annually. These accidents contribute to 50% of injury crashes and 20% of injury crashes. There are more than 2.5 million intersection crashes reported on average each year.
In the state of New Mexico, the plaintiffs 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. These include the suffering endured by the victim and the extent of their financial damages resulting from the 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. Contact our offices today at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your case if you’ve been injured in a car crash.
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