Albuquerque, NM - Injury Collision at Rhode Island St & Zuni Rd
Albuquerque, NM (May 21, 2020) - Authorities were called to the scene of a car accident in Albuquerque on Wednesday morning, May 20th. Initial reports revealed that the accident took place at around 6:48 a.m. At least one person at the scene suffered injuries in the crash.
Local reports indicated that the accident took place at the intersection of Rhode Island Street and Zuni Road. The factors contributing to the accident haven’t been disclosed by local authorities. The severity and number of the resulting injuries aren’t known at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the crash 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.
New Mexico Car Crashes
In 2016, someone was injured in a car accident in New Mexico every 26 minutes. On average, a vehicle collision occurred every 12 minutes that year. Around one-third of all crashes result in injuries.
In the state of New Mexico, the plaintiffs have a right to be fully compensated for injuries resulting from the actions of a negligent party. When calculating the extent of a victim’s damages, many different factors are taken into consideration. These include the suffering endured by the victim and the extent of their financial damages resulting from the car accident.
At Will Ferguson & Associates, we believe in ensuring that the legal system remains fair, effective, and efficient. Our team of New Mexico personal injury attorneys has an ethical obligation to vigorously and competently defend your rights within the law. Contact our offices today at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your case if you’ve been injured in a car crash.
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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.