Albuquerque, NM - Injury Crash at Rio Grande Blvd & Central Ave
Albuquerque, NM (May 4, 2021) - At least one person was injured in a traffic accident in the Albuquerque area on Tuesday, May 4.
The crash occurred that morning at around 8:51 a.m. According to reports from the Albuquerque Police Department, the collision took place at the corner of Rio Grande Boulevard NW and Central Avenue NW. The extent of the ensuing injuries has not been revealed at this time.
First responders were present to provide aid to the involved parties. EMS vehicles were on standby to transport victims needing additional support. No further updates on the conditions of the crash victims have been provided as available information is limited.
An investigation into the cause of the accident is in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Reckless Driving Collisions in Albuquerque
The aftermath of a crash involving a reckless driver can be devastating. Drivers in New Mexico are some of the most careless in the country. According to findings from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the state ranks fifth nationwide for careless driving accidents. New Mexico also leads the nation in alcohol-related arrests, and drunk driving continues to be a pervasive issue in the state.
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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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.