Albuquerque, NM - EMS Activity at Crash on I-40 Near Carlisle Blvd
Albuquerque, NM (September 18, 2019) - EMS were called to the scene of a car accident on I-40 WB. The crash occurred at the intersection of Carlisle Boulevard in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on Wednesday, September 18. Local sources reported the collision around 7:50 a.m.
The right lane of Interstate 40 WB was blocked following the accident. Authorities advised that motorists exercise caution while driving in the area.
Emergency responders were dispatched to the scene to render aid to injured victims and transport those needing additional treatment to a local area hospital.
The roadway has reopened. An investigation is underway into the cause of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Albuquerque Distracted Driving Crashes
On the streets of New Mexico, distracted driving is a growing concern. Nearly 421,000 people across the country have been involved in a crash with a distracted motorist. Teens are overwhelmingly involved in these types of collisions, with around 71% admitting to texting behind the wheel.
However, these accidents don’t only impact young drivers. Adults have also admitted to texting while in the driver’s seat. This dangerous behavior greatly increases the chance of being involved in a serious collision.
The car crash lawyers in Albuquerque at Will Ferguson & Associates have established an accomplished record helping injured victims recover multi-million dollar settlements. We believe in using the law to help injured victims recover after being seriously injured in a car crash. Contact us today at (505) 243-5566 to see how we can help your case.
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