Albuquerque, NM - Cyclist Injured in Crash at Hermosa Dr & Copper Ave
Albuquerque, NM (October 15, 2019) - There was a collision reported in Albuquerque, New Mexico involving a cyclist earlier today. The crash was reported at 12:42 p.m. on Tuesday, October 15th near the intersection of Hermosa Drive NE and Copper Avenue.
All that is known about the crash at this time is that the cyclist was injured. The accident involved at least one other vehicle. The identity of the injured cyclist was not reported.
No other information is currently available. The Albuquerque Police Department is managing the investigation into the cause of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Bicycle Crashes in New Mexico
Nearly 300 cyclists are injured in New Mexico car crashes each year. 48.1 percent of all cyclists use paved roadways, making them vulnerable to being struck by a motor vehicle. Across the U.S., there are 51,000 people injured after being involved in a collision on a bicycle.
Bicycle crashes are serious business. They result in significant injuries to the rider, even if they are wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. Victims should protect their legal rights by contacting a qualified New Mexico bicycle injury attorney.
Will Ferguson & Associates have helped countless victims of car crashes recover from their injuries. Our team of legal professionals is dedicated to serving the citizens of our great state. If you or a loved one has recently been involved in a bicycle crash, do not hesitate to contact our offices at (505) 243-5566.
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