Albuquerque, NM - Fatal Pedestrian Crash at Central Ave & Dallas St
Albuquerque, NM (July 3, 2020) - A woman was killed in a deadly hit-and-run accident in Albuquerque on Tuesday night, June 30. The collision occurred at the corner of Central Avenue and Dallas Street. Officials from the Albuquerque Police Department responded to the scene to render aid.
The woman was crossing at the intersection when she was hit by an oncoming vehicle. The driver fled the scene of the crash. The pedestrian sustained fatal injuries and was later pronounced dead.
An ongoing investigation into the accident is underway.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Deadly Pedestrian Accidents in Albuquerque
A reported 5,977 pedestrians were killed in vehicle collisions in 2017. That is nearly one death every 88 minutes. Another 137,000 pedestrians required emergency treatment that year.
When someone’s negligence results in the loss of a loved one, it is natural that you want to see that justice is done. A wrongful death claim could give your family the financial compensation you need to cover funeral expenses and burial costs, medical expenses, mental suffering, and other damages. New Mexico wrongful death claims involve many complicated laws, including strict statutes of limitations and rules regarding who can file.
When you’ve lost a loved one in an accident that should never have happened, you need to speak with a speak with an Albuquerque car accident lawyer. Will Ferguson & Associates knows that no amount of money in the world can truly right the wrong that has been done to you. If you’ve recently lost a loved one in a sudden crash, call us today at (505) 243-5566.
Note: This post was created specifically utilizing secondary sources. It is to be used independently by Will Ferguson & Associates. Our team has not autonomously verified the information used by these news sources and, if any information seems to be inaccurate, please reach out and let us know so we can immediately make corrections as they become necessary.
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.
Tags: Albuquerque, deadly hit-and-run car crash injury in new mexico at central avenue and dallas street, fatal auto-pedestrian accident injury in new mexico at dallas and central, NM - Fatal Pedestrian Crash at Central Ave & Dallas St