Albuquerque, NM - Injuries Reported in Collision at 8th St & Bridge Blvd
Albuquerque, NM (December 28, 2021) - On Tuesday morning, December 28, a serious car accident occurred in Albuquerque, injuring at least one person. The collision happened around 9:52 a.m. near the intersection of 8th Street SW and Bridge Boulevard SW, according to local reports.
Those who were injured in the collision were helped by emergency personnel on the scene. As a result of the accident, many lanes were closed. At this time, the extent of the injuries is unknown. The identities of those involved have not been disclosed.
There has been no further information released at this time. The cause of the accident is being investigated by law enforcement.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Intersection Crashes in New Mexico
Roadway crossing collisions are among the worst, accounting for more than half of all serious injuries and a fourth of all fatalities on the road. Left-hand turns account for nearly a quarter of all intersection collisions. According to the Federal Highway Administration, nearly 2.5 million car accidents occur at intersections each year, accounting for more than 40% of all reported car accidents in the US.
The most pressing concerns for car accident victims are regaining control of their lives and making a full recovery. Negotiating with a large insurance company, even if you have legal experience, can be exhausting and costly. The majority of accident victims have no idea how to file a claim for compensation for their injuries. If you're not sure where to start, an Albuquerque personal injury lawyer can help. As a result of the accident, medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other damages can completely devastate your life.
Albuquerque Personal Injury Lawyers
When filing a personal injury claim, unexpected difficulties and obstacles are common. The legal team at Will Ferguson & Associates is ready to answer any questions you may have about your claim. Our legal team can help you get the full amount of compensation to which you are entitled. A knowledgeable Albuquerque car accident attorney can investigate your accident, build a strong case on your behalf, and fight for full compensation.
If you have been wrongfully injured in a car accident, call an Albuquerque personal injury lawyer today at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your case.
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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.