Albuquerque, NM - Injuries Following Accident at 2nd St & Montano Rd
Albuquerque, NM (April 8, 2021) - On Wednesday, April 7, first responders were sent to a crash with injuries in the Albuquerque area.
Local reports confirmed that the scene was located at the intersection of 2nd Street NW and Montano Road NW. The incident took place late that evening at around 8:26 p.m. There were reported injuries after the accident, but the severity of those injuries was not confirmed.
Investigators and paramedics were present to assist at the scene. The crash victims were provided aid by attending emergency personnel, and the area was closed for several hours while EMTs were on-site.
The ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident is being handled by the Albuquerque Police Department.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Crashes in New Mexico
When traveling in New Mexico, there is a high likelihood you will be involved in an accident. According to the New Mexico Department of Transportation, a collision is reported every 12 minutes, and someone is injured in a crash in the state every 26 minutes on average. New Mexico has some of the worst drivers in the country, and this is confirmed by findings from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
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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